>> Noemie Lenoir, who recently walked Louis Vuitton's Fall 2010 runway, was found unconscious in a forest in La Celle-Saint-Cloud on the outskirts of Paris on Sunday afternoon by a man walking his dog, reports the Daily Mail. She reportedly had ingested a potentially deadly combination of alcohol and drugs at the home of former boyfriend and father to her five-year-old son, Claude Makelele.
A source close to the model told the Daily Mail: "After coming to, Noemie was in a state of great distress and clearly very ill. She had clearly attempted to harm herself and had fallen unconscious. She was rushed to a nearby hospital and treated for the effects of poisoning. It seems that she may have tried to commit suicide as a cry for help. She’s now in a far better condition and recovering."
Police confirmed the reports »
Police in Paris confirmed the reports, with a spokesman saying, "A young woman age 30 was found unconscious in La Celle-Saint-Cloud on Sunday afternoon. She was rushed to hospital for treatment for the effects of an overdose. She is now recovering well."<div id="TixyyLink" style="border: medium none; overflow: hidden; color: #000000; background-color: transparent; text-align: left; text-decoration: none;">
According to the Daily Mail, Lenoir has been suffering "extreme angst" recently because of her romantic relationship with Swiss millionaire Carl Hirschmann, who is currently involved in a sex, blackmail, and extortion scandal in his home country.