Newspaper Runs Photo Of Ryan Dunn Instead Of Dead Israeli Soldier

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dunn Newspaper Runs Photo Of Ryan Dunn Instead Of Dead Israeli Soldier

The New Zealand Herald has apologised to the family of a dead Israeli soldier after it accidentally ran a photo of the late Jackass star Ryan Dunn instead.

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The photo of the late American actor ran in Monday’s edition of the paper with the headline ‘Kiwi killed in Gaza’, a story reporting the sergeant’s death.

The Herald apologised to the sergeant’s family, saying the photo had been accidentally pulled from the Facebook page of Boyland, who was a fan of Dunn’s.

Boyland died in Gaza on Friday, while Dunn was killed in a car crash which was headline news around the world 3 years ago.

“I have personally spoken to members of Guy’s family this morning, as has the CEO of APN, Jane Hastings,” said editor Shayne Currie.

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“The family members have been remarkably forgiving, particularly in the circumstances. I have apologised for adding to their grief and I will keep them fully updated on how this happened as obviously it is unacceptable.”

boyland Newspaper Runs Photo Of Ryan Dunn Instead Of Dead Israeli Soldier

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