Love Island’s Sophie Gradon Has Tragically Died At The Age Of 32

Such sad news.

Former Love island contestant Sophie Gradon has died at the age of 32.

The ex-Miss Great Britain, who started on the show in 2016, was found dead in her Newcastle home last night.

Sophie’s boyfriend, Aaron Armstrong, along with her friends and family confirmed via Sophie’s personal Facebook account that she had passed away. In an emotional post, her boyfriend said this morning: “I will never forget that smile.”

He added: “I love you so much baby your (sic) my world forever and always.”

I will never forget that smile I love you so so much baby your my world forever ever and always ❤️❤️

Posted by Aaron Armstrong on Thursday, 21 June 2018

It is not yet known how Sophie died but police said there were no suspicious circumstances.

A Northumbria Police spokesperson said: “At about 8.27pm yesterday (June 20) police attended a property in Medburn, Ponteland, where sadly a 32-year-old woman was found deceased.”

Tributes have been pouring in from fellow contestants and friends of Sophie.

She made history on Love Island as one half of the show’s first same-sex couple after she coupled up with Katie Salmon, later leaving to pursue her relationship with Tom Powell.

Sophie had been tweeting about the new series of Love Island just yesterday.


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