The 17-year-old son of Irish singer Sinead O ' Connor, Shane, was found dead after being reported missing this week , as confirmed this Saturday by the Irish police, who had made an appeal to locate him.
Singer Sinead O'Connor's 17-year-old son found dead
The young man had disappeared this Thursday, allegedly after leaving a medical center where he was under surveillance for suicide risk and was last seen in Tallaght , south of Dublin.
A police spokesman today confirmed to local media that “Following the recovery of a body in the Bray area of Wicklow on Friday, January 7, the 'missing person' appeal concerning 17-year-old Shane O'Connor has been stopped.”
Sinéad O'Connor, 55 years, he took to Twitter to pay tribute to the teenager, which he had with the folk singer Donal Lunny, in a moving message: “My beautiful son, Nevi'im Nesta Ali Shane O'Connor, the light of my life, decided to end his earthly anguish today and is now c on God “.
The singer, who changed her name to Shuhada'Davitt in 2018, also posted a Bob Marley song that she dedicated to her son, one of four the Irish has had.
According According to the media, O'Connor had threatened Tallaght Hospital with a lawsuit in case “something happened” to his son, who allegedly left that medical center where he was a under surveillance for suicide risk.
The police had renewed the call to locate the young man, with a message describing Shane's physical appearance, the clothes he was wearing and indicating the place where he was last seen and in which it indicated that they were concerned about the boy's “well-being”.