Mick Jagger is ‘devastated’ after the shocking suicide of his longtime love L’Wren Scott on March 17. Now new photos have emerged revealing the heartbroken Rolling Stones frontman just moments after he learned the news of L’Wren’s tragic passing.
Mick Jagger looks completely stunned in two heart-wrenching new photos taken in Perth, Australia, directly after he found out that his girlfriend, 49-year-old fashion designer L’Wren Scott, had hanged herself in her Manhattan apartment on March 17.
Mick Jagger After L’Wren Scott’s Suicide: His First Grief-Stricken Photo
So this is what heartbroken looks like. The sad snaps were captured as Mick was spotted leaving Coco’s restaurant in Perth, Australia, where the Rolling Stones are set to kick off their first Australian tour in eight years on March 19.
You can clearly see the sorrow in Mick’s eyes as he hurries into a car outside the restaurant in the moments after hearing the devastating news. It’s clear from Mick’s grief-stricken expression that he loved L’Wren very deeply, and our hearts go out to him.
Mick, along with his fellow bandmates Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and Charlie Watts, arrived in Perth early on the morning of March 17. Just hours before L’Wren’s body was found by her assistant in the designer’s Manhattan apartment, Mick looked happy and carefree in a photo taken at a beach in Perth.
L’Wren Scott Dead — Designer & Girlfriend Of Mick Jagger Commits Suicide
L’wren allegedly hanged herself from a scarf on a doorknob on March 17. She was found by her assistant at 200 11th Ave. at around 10 a.m., police told the NY Daily News. According to a source, police do not suspect foul play, however, the Medical Examiner’s Office will determine the cause of death. She was found unresponsive, and when EMS got there she was announced dead on arrival, police confirmed to HollywoodLife.com.
According to the newspaper, the designer texted her assistant at 8:30 a.m. and asked her to come over, police sources said. When she arrived, she found L’Wren’s body and called 911.
L’Wren had been dating Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger for more than 10 years before her death. “He is completely shocked and devastated by the news,” a spokesperson for the legendary lead singer told HollywoodLife.com.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to Mick and the rest of L’Wren’s loved ones during this difficult time.
— Tierney McAfee