Mindy McCready Dead — Country Music Star Dies of Apparent Suicide

Breaking News 0114_mindy_mccready_articleTroubled country music star Mindy McCready was found dead today of an apparent suicide … this according to various reports. She was 37.

The father of McGready”s youngest child, record producer David Wilson, was found dead in his home on January 13 of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

McCready”s two children were removed from her home by a judge on February 6 and she was committed to a to a treatment facility for a mental-health and alcohol-abuse evaluation. She was released two days later.

McCready had attempted suicide twice before — once in 2005 and again in 2008. She also made several trips to rehab and appeared in 2010 on the VH1 reality show “Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew.”

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