Reality TV Star Found Dead At 23
Troubled reality TV star Valerie Fairman has died following a suspected overdose.
The Sun reports the 16 and Pregnant star was found dead at a friend's house in Pennsylvania.
There are reports she was staying with a friend when she visited the bathroom but failed to return.
According to The Sun the friend became concerned and was forced to break down the bathroom door finding Fairman 'unresponsive. Sadly, she was later pronounced dead.
Teen Mom Star Valerie Fairman has passed away today. According to E! Valerie allegedly died of a drug overdose. (Autopsy/toxicology pending) She had been battling with some Deamons which we saw on Season 1 an 2 of Teen Mom. In 2015 she was arrested for prostitution, for soliciting a undercover cop. The story is still developing. My heart goes out to her 7 Year old daughter Nevaeh Fairman. RIP Valerie 🙏🙏 #TeenMom #MTV #ENews #ValerieFairman #NevaehFairman
Fairman's sister took to Twitter to pay tribute the 23-year-old, posting: “Valerie you will forever be missed. I love you baby girl and I will always love you.”
A then 15-year-old Fairman rose to notoriety on MTV's season of 16 and Pregnant. It documented her life as she prepared for the arrival of her daughter, Nevaeh Lyn Fairman.
Sadly she leave behind 7-year-old daughter, Nevaeh Lyn, who is believed to be in the custody of her grandmother.
An official cause of death is yet to be determined.