February 17, 2012
Few people will deny the musical gift of Pete Doherty. Gifts aside, Doherty is also a drug addict. His influence as a role model unfortunately caused the death of one of his biggest fans.
Months before his death 18-year-old Freddy McConnel, a "boy genius" with an IQ of 144, wrote in his diary: "Peaches [Geldof] is coming over later and I am going to inject for the first time. Perhaps I will die. I hope I don't."
James McConnel, 53, Freddy’s father, fears drug abuse ... [More]