Daisy Coleman, Sexual Assault Survivor Seen in Netflix Documentary ‘Audrie and Daisy,’ Dies by Suicide at 23
Daisy Coleman, a sexual assault survivor turned activist and one of two subjects in the Netflix documentary “Audrie and Daisy,” has died by suicide.
She was 23.Her mother, Melinda Coleman, shared the news on her Facebook Tuesday night.“My daughter Catherine Daisy Coleman committed suicide tonight,” Melinda Coleman said on Facebook (via People).
“If you saw crazy messages and posts it was because I called the police to check on her.
She was my best friend and amazing daughter.
I think she had to make it seem like I could live without her.
I wish I could have taken the pain from her! She never recovered from what those boys did to her and it’s just not fair.
My baby girl is gone.”Also Read: Pete Hamill, Legendary New York Journalist, Dies at 85The 2016 “Audrie and Daisy” documentary looked at the effects of online bullying.