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Drug overdose inquest on hold

PUBLISHED: 17:46 13 May 2010 | UPDATED: 11:42 23 August 2010

THE inquest into the death of a teenager killed by a drugs overdose has been adjourned. Gravesend Grammar School pupil Edward Barry was discovered dead in a terraced house in Parrock Street on November 20 last year. The 14-year-old was found with methad

THE inquest into the death of a teenager killed by a drugs overdose has been adjourned.

Gravesend Grammar School pupil Edward Barry was discovered dead in a terraced house in Parrock Street on November 20 last year.

The 14-year-old was found with methadone and diazepam in his bloodstream.

At the inquest at the Victoria Centre on Tuesday, coroner Roger Hatch stated that a vital report was missing and adjourned the hearing until July.


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