Christopher Townsend

 

Age: 51

 

Summary: set designer for the BBC hospital drama series Casualty who was reportedly involved in a bitter divorce with his estranged wife and recently lost a custody battle for their children.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by hanging after killing his 6-year-old son Charlie-Bob in an apparent murder-suicide

 

Born: circa 1957

 

Died: April 24, 2008

 

Location: Long Ashton, North Somerset, England