Coroner writes to health secretary after vulnerable man died in care home that had not been inspected by watchdog

A coroner has written to the health secretary expressing concerns about the shortage of suitable supported accommodation for vulnerable people with Asperger syndrome following the death of a man in a home that had not even been inspected by the care regulator.

Robin Richards, 33, had a long history of mental health issues and was sectioned after taking novel psychoactive substances and becoming aggressive and suicidal.

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Mental health is a level of psychological well-being, or an absence of a mental disorder; it is the "psychological state of someone who is functioning at a satisfactory level of emotional and behavioral adjustment".