Inquest hears Derbyshire man's death was drug-related

A coroner has concluded a Derbyshire man's death was drug-related.

Monday, 4th November 2019, 10:25 am
The inquest took place in Chesterfield last week.

Chesterfield coroners' court heard Stephen Marshall, 53, died at his home on Rogers Avenue, Creswell, on November 13 last year.

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Coroner Sarah Huntbach said: "He died due to the toxic effect of taking his prescribed medication and, on the balance of probabilities, medication obtained from unknown sources."

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