A man who was filmed being bullied for dating a trans woman in a video that went viral has died by suicide.
Maurice Willoughby, 20, took his own life after splitting from his girlfriend Faith Palmer after a long battle with drug addiction.
Maurice – known online as ‘Reese Him Daddie’ – was harassed on social media and bullied in the street after he openly spoke about his relationship with Faith.
A video posted to Twitter shows the aspiring rapper being verbally attacked by a group of men who hurl abuse, saying: ‘You f*** what?’ and telling him ‘that’s not thorough’ – street slang for masculine or manly. Read more