Shawn King: Suicide note reveals overdose was intentional
June 10, 2:54 PM Cincinnati Pop Culture Examiner Joann Scheffler
Larry King and his wife Shawn King have been in the news headlines for months now since the two decided to split, filed for divorce then had a huge change of heart that has kept them together and working on their marriage. That is what the news stories are reporting but what is the real truth behind Shawn Kings attempt at suicide?
On May 28 2010 Shawn Kings father came into his daughter’s bedroom at her home that she shares with her husband Larry King to find his daughter breathing but unresponsive. According to the TMZ site reports Shawn King’s father immediately called 911.
The site stated that when the paramedics arrived they discovered a bedside table littered with prescription drug bottles and two hand written suicide notes. The notes are rumored to have revealed that Shawn King had OD’d intentionally and left the instructions on her final wishes and where she would like to be buried.
It has not reported what Shawn King’s reasoning was to end her life or has it mentioned her two children. Tmz has obtained a copy of the police report that stated eight different types of prescription medicines were found the list includes Compro ,Prometrium, Clonazepam, Ambien, Klonopin, Subutex, Cymbalta and Lyrica.
The drug Subutex is commonly used to treat narcotic addictions, Lyrica is a seizure medication ,Cymbalta is an anti depressant ,Klonopin and Clonazepam are both anti anxiety medications.
The police report also reveals that the three prescriptions of Ambien,Klonopin and Clonazepam were all found empty and that they had been filled with in the past ten days.
Shawn and Larry King still remain married and have stated recently that they are working out their marital problems. So what sent Shawn King over the edge? That has yet to be revealed publicly ,but has left a lot of people speculating , some stating that this was purely a dramatic attention getter,and others suspicious of the possibility that Larry King could have some damaging information on Shawn King and has been blackmailing her .
Brittney C. stated “I heard Shawn King has a long history of depression and drug abuse, so why would a doctor prescribe her so many medications? I have to believe she had more than one doctor working for her, I feel really bad for her kids they have had so much drama to deal with from both of their parents.
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