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Tuesday 25th February 2020

Roxanne Pallett ‘secretly engaged to firefighter boyfriend after whirlwind romance’

She fled to the States after CCB's "punchgate" drama

Former Celebrity Big Brother star Roxanne Pallett is reportedly "secretly engaged" to her New York firefighter boyfriend.

Roxanne fled to the States following 2018's CBB "punchgate" drama with Ryan Thomas, where she accused the former Corrie star of hitting her.

She met Jason Carrion – who appeared on Married At First Sight USA – back in July.

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Cocktails & tacos with my guy ❤️

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The pair went public with their romance in August.

Now, according to The Sun, it appears wedding bells are on the horizon.

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A source said: "Jason met Roxanne’s mum for the first time during their recent trip to the UK and she absolutely adored him."

He’s fiercely protective over her and has told friends that she’s the one he’s been searching for all this time.

He apparently asked for her blessing to propose and popped the question "recently".

Roxanne stirred up trouble when she falsely accused Ryan Thomas of "punching" her on CBB in 2018 (Credit: Splash News)

The source added: "Jason has been a rock to Roxanne since they’ve been together. He’s fiercely protective over her and has told friends that she’s the one he’s been searching for all this time."

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The couple met in Brooklyn when Roxanne got out of a taxi across the road from Jason and seemed to be lost.

And, said the source, it was "love at first sight".

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A picture says a thousand words! #couldntbehappier #YoAdrian #wcw

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The revealed: "They began talking and went for coffee which then turned into an inseparable week. It was love at first sight."

The new romance came seven months after Roxanne's split from fiancé Lee Walton, while Jason divorced Cortney Hendrix – the woman he wed on Married At First Sight.

After Roxanne falsely accused Ryan of hitting her, he ended up winning the show. Roxanne, meanwhile, went into hiding and sought therapy for PTSD.

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