Ex Alice in Chains Bassist Mike Starr Dead at 44
He was arrested last month on drug charges
By Jojo, Newser User
Posted Mar 8, 2011 6:04 PM CST
Promoted on Newser Mar 8, 2011 6:56 PM CST
A screen grab off YouTube of Mike Starr.   (YouTube)

(User Submitted) – Mike Starr, the former bassist for Alice in Chains who was on Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew in 2009, was found dead today in a Salt Lake City home, reports TMZ. Starr, 44, was arrested last month on felony drug charges. No cause of death has been released yet, but police don't suspect foul play, notes the Salt Lake Tribune.

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finkster
Mar 9, 2011 2:29 AM CST
This brings up a question: Would you like to live a long life just scraping by or a lavish one and die early?
Riffran
Mar 9, 2011 1:19 AM CST
D.E.A.D......drug end all dreams ..so sad :(
Spudsy
Mar 9, 2011 12:00 AM CST
But he was cured on tv! By Dr Drew! Is there nothing I can believe in anymore?