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Bethenny Frankel’s boyfriend found dead in Trump Tower

scandal 13/08/2018

The on-again, off-again boyfriend of “Real Housewives of New York” star Bethenny Frankel was found dead Friday morning (US time) in his Trump Tower apartment of a suspected OxyContin overdose, police sources have said.

Dennis Shields, 51, lost consciousness after asking his assistant to administer Narcan — a emergency antidote used to reverse an opioid overdose, sources said. 

The medication failed to revive the father of four, and emergency medical responders found him dead in his corner apartment.

Shields, who was the CEO of the litigation-funding firm LawCash, and Frankel, 47, had been friends for nearly 30 years before they began dating in 2016. 

 

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