‘Buckwild’ City Mayor — It’s Time to Cancel the Show

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The Mayor of Charleston, West Virginia — where “Buckwild” is filmed — says he hopes MTV will pull the plug on the controversial show after one of its stars, Shain Gandee, was found dead today.

Mayor Danny Jones tells our sources … “Of the few cast members on the show already two have had legal issues and now one has died.  The show only enhances the negative stereotype the Kanawha Valley already has. I hope the show’s life is short.”

The show has been surrounded by controversy from the beginning … you”ll recall, back in December WV Senator Joe Manchin blasted the show as a “travesty” that profits off of shameful behavior and urged MTV to cancel it even before it aired.  

Adding to the problem … two “Buckwild” cast members were recently arrested for separate incidents — Salwa Amin and Michael Burford. Amin in connection with a drug raid and Burford on suspicion of DUI.

As our sources previously reported … 21-year-old cast member Shain Gandee was found dead earlier this morning — along with his uncle and one unidentified passenger — inside a Ford Bronco, in Sissonville, WV.