Mindy McCready's Troubled Life in 5 Clicks

From country music success to a battle with addictions and a penchant for self-harm, retrace how the singer's life unraveled

Credit: Gary Hershorn-Pool/Getty. Inset: Lee County Sheriff's Office/Splash News Online

Updated: Sunday Feb 17, 2013 | 10:00 PM EST By: Mike Fleeman

3. ALL THE WRONG REASONS

McCready faced more legal trouble in 2007 when she was arrested for violating her probation after getting into an altercation with her mother. But her most surprising moment proved to be the 2008 revelation that she had an affair with Major League Baseball player Roger Clemens, whom she met when she was 15. Later that year, she attempted to turn her life around, checking into rehab in July, but quickly backslid into trouble once more, serving 30 days in prison for a probation violation and attempting suicide in December.



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