Builder 'obsessed' with Covid conspiracy theories killed himself

Costruttore, 47, who became ‘obsessedwith conspiracy theories and believed Covid was a ploy to create ‘new world orderkilled himself at relative’s home after suffering ‘mental breakdown

  • Man who suffered ‘massive mental breakdownin pandemic took his own life
  • Wayne Paul Galley died at a family member’s house in Skelmersdale, Lancashire
  • He believed Covid was a ploy to ‘create a new world order’, un'indagine ascoltata
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  • A conspiracy theorist who believed Covid was a ploy to ‘create a new world orderand suffered a ‘massive mental breakdownafter restrictions were first imposed took his own life, un'inchiesta ha ascoltato.

    Wayne Paul Galley, 47, died at a family member’s house on Sycamore Drive in Skelmersdale, Lancashire on April 30 quest'anno, where he had been carrying out some rendering work.

    An inquest into his death at The Landmark in Burnley on Monday heard how builder had suffered a ‘massive mental breakdownduring the pandemic and become obsessed with conspiracy theories.

    Wayne Paul Galley, 47, died at a family member's house on Sycamore Drive in Skelmersdale, Lancashire (nella foto) in aprile 30 quest'anno, where he had been carrying out some rendering work

    Wayne Paul Galley, 47, died at a family member’s house on Sycamore Drive in Skelmersdale, Lancashire (nella foto) in aprile 30 quest'anno, where he had been carrying out some rendering work

    Area Coroner Richard Taylor read a statement from Mr Galley’s wife of 21 anni, Claire, who described how her husband ‘believed Covid was the end of normal life and he had to protect his family by storing food’.

    Il signor Taylor ha detto: ‘She had been trying to get him to see a psychiatrist.

    ‘He hadn’t slept for five days.She says that during the first lockdown there was a significant change in his personality and he was obsessed that the Government was trying to control everyone through Covid.

    ‘He believed the virus was a ploy to get rid of a large percentage of the population so there could be a new world order.

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    Mrs Galley told how her husband also believed that electrical devices in his house were ‘listening to himand he thought people were ‘coming for him’.

    The conspiracy theorist put extra locks on the windows and doors and he was becoming ‘more and more obsessed’.

    ‘He said he was going to buy gold because there would be no money once the Government had carried out this plan,’ qualsiasi cosa di grande mi piace fare.

    ‘The day he died he told his wife he didn’t need any help. She says she thought he had suffered a massive mental breakdown but she doesn’t know what pushed him over the edge.

    After hearing all the evidence, the coroner reported a narrative conclusion of suicide.

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