Country Singer Mindy McCready Is Dead At 37 From Apparent Suicide

Mindy McCready

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Country singer Mindy McCready has been found dead of an apparent suicide at age 37.According to E! Online, the singer’s body was found Sunday in Heber Springs, Ark. 

Arkansas’ KARK 4 News reports Cleburne County Sheriff deputies have confirmed McCready’s body was found at her home and that she died from a single gunshot wound to the head.

Both Nashville, Tenn. Fox 17 reporter, Stacy McCloud, and NBC Dateline correspondent Andrea Canning tweeted the singer has passed from an alleged suicide:

Authorities have yet to confirm. According to McCloud, she has confirmed the suicide from four different sources consisting of police and family members.

The New York Daily News reported McCready was admitted into a rehab centre for alcohol and mental health issues earlier this month after the death of her boyfriend, David Wilson, in January.

The singer’s last tweet, January 19, gave a positive outlook for the singer.

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Photo: @mindymccready / Twitter

McCready is best known for singles “10 Thousand Angels” and “Guys Do It All The Time.”

During her career she had a total of 12 singles on the Billboard country singles charts.

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