Police Chief Kerr Putney has said officers were looking for another suspect when they spotted Scott with marijuana and a gun in an SUV and decided to engage him.
One day in Melbourne, when the sun was out and the birds were singing, Matt opened an email and was greeted with a video of a man wanking.
The two men, who were from Tunbridge Wells in Kent but were staying in Crowborough, West Sussex at the time, careered off the road at Jarvis Brook.
The inquest, held in Hastings last week, heard how the two friends had both taken a cocktail of prescribed and illegal drugs that have had a severely detrimental effect on Mr Careford's ability to control the car, the This was compounded by the fact that Mr Careford did not hold a driving licence and was not insured on the car, which was owned by Mr Owen, the inquest was told.
In the restraining order last fall, Rakeyia Scott sought to keep her husband away because "he hit my 8 year old in the head a total of three times with his fist," she said in the restraining order document.