18 February 2013 11:38 AM, PST | EW - Inside TV | See recent EW.com - Inside TV news »

The death of country singer Mindy McCready once again casts VH1′s former reality series Celebrity Rehab in a tragic light.

The 37-year-old McCready died Sunday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound following the recent death of her boyfriend David Wilson under similar circumstances. This marks the fifth participant on the show to die in the past two years.

Celebrity Rehab host Dr. Drew Pinsky issued this statement: “I am deeply saddened by this awful news. My heart goes out to Mindy’s family and children. She is a lovely woman who will be missed by many. Although I have not »

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