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Australian Instagram Model Had Brutal Breakup Before Her Shocking Death

Australian Instagram Model Suicide Yacht Breakup Boyfriend
Source: Courtesy Sinead McNamara/Instagram

Sep. 6 2018, Published 10:00 p.m. ET

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The stunning Australian Instagram model who was found dead on a $190 million yacht had recently suffered a bad breakup.

Sinead McNamara, 20, was found hanged on Mexican billionaire mining magnate Alberto Baillères‘ yacht unconscious with her body twisted in the ropes at the back of the ship, which was docked in Kefalonia, Greece.

She had been working on the luxury liner for four months and crew members reportedly told authorities that she had recently broken up with her boyfriend.

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According to the Greek City Times, McNamara died from hanging but toxicology tests could take months for results.

“She was upset and made comments about a relationship ending or some sort of trouble in her private life,” a source told Australian publication News.Com.Au .

The last photograph of the Instagram star with 30,000 followers posted was from the Greek island.


Her text messages were reportedly being examined for clues about her death.

The captain of another ship spotted McNamara tangled in the ropes on the ship, yelling: “What are you doing?” News.Com.Au reported.

“We were actually celebrating at first because we thought she had been saved. It was later we heard she had died,” a friend of the captain’s told the news outlet.

For anyone that may need help please contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.

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