Mindy McCready's Boyfriend Kills Self
David Wilson found in his Arkansas home
By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff
Posted Jan 15, 2013 10:44 AM CST
Country singer Mindy McCready performs at a Nashville Broncs basketball game Nov. 14, 2008, in Nashville, Tenn.   (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

(Newser) – Mindy McCready's drama-filled life just turned tragic: Her boyfriend and the father of her 9-month-old son died yesterday, and authorities confirmed today that he appears to have committed suicide. David Wilson, 34, was found Sunday in his Arkansas home with an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound, the New York Daily News and Fox News report. McCready, 37, got together with Wilson after her affair with Roger Clemens ended, and in a statement she calls him her "soulmate."

"Today, we mourn the loss of my life partner," she wrote yesterday. "David was a precious gift from God to all of us and, yesterday, he returned home."

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Jan 16, 2013 5:43 AM CST
Thank God, David Wilson was not Mindy's live-in boyfriend. He may have gone berserk and killed her too. Thus a murder-suicide and another orphaned baby. At least her baby has one remaining loving parent. Not like baby Zoey. Her @#$# supposed father killed her mom, then ran to his job and shoots himself in the presence of his bosses. So sad. RIP kansandra Perkins (Zoey's mom) RIP David WIlson
Jan 15, 2013 10:11 PM CST
who the heck is mindy mccready ???
Jan 15, 2013 6:30 PM CST
Sorry, never heard of her.As for her boyfriend,that's too bad.