Another neighbour of the young couple, Jason You, said he heard a loud 'boom' about 5pm on Friday - shortly before the bodies were discovered.“It is an action I am taking in order to redress the slurs, innuendo and hyperbole that they have created around my standing in the entertainment industry and in the greater community,” the 66-year-old told reporters at his lawyer’s office in Melbourne this afternoon.“The Daily Telegraph has made false, pejorative and demeaning claims — splattering them with unrelenting bombast on its front pages.“This has created irreparable damage to my reputation, has been extremely hurtful to my wife, my daughter and my son, and to my extended family, as well as to many colleagues in the film, television and theatre industry.”The allegations of inappropriate behaviour date back to a Sydney Theatre Company production of King Lear in 20.' Another ex-colleague who no longer works at the restaurant said he recalled Gurung being 'infatuated' with Ms Blake and 'constantly talking about her' even after she left to go fruit picking interstate.Tributes from the UK have poured in for the 22-year-old, who has been described by loved ones as 'an angel taken too soon'.
Neighbour Scott Haggarty said his heart stopped when the police told him his neighbours had been found dead.Her best friend, Rhys James Collington, said Ms Blake died while 'living the dream travelling round Australia'. Another friend, Ellie Mackness, remembered Ms Blake for her infectious smile and down-to-earth attitude.'She was the most warm-hearted, bubbly, loving and down to earth woman I knew,' she wrote.'She was a beautiful, kind woman with a big heart full of kindness,' Mr Collington told Daily Mail Australia on Thursday. 'The way she has been taken from this world was unthinkable and breaks my heart every time I think about it.The pair both stopped working at the Brazilian eatery last year, with the young British backpacker taking up a farming job in rural Victoria before returning to Sydney.The couple's landlord discovered their bodies in their King Street apartment on Friday.