’16 and Pregnant’ Star Valerie Fairman Dead at 23
Valerie Fairman, who appeared on Season 2 of 16 and Pregnant, has died.
According to Entertainment Tonight, the Chester County Medical Examiner in Pennsylvania has Fairman’s body. Though the report from the medical examiner is not yet complete, Fairman’s mother Janice tells ET that it is suspected that she died of an overdose. She adds that Valerie’s body was found by one of her friends inside of a bathroom of the friend’s home on Wednesday (Dec. 21, 2016). “When Valerie didn’t come out of the bathroom, the friend broke down the door and found her lying unresponsive,” reads the report.
“She was one of the most loving and caring individuals I’ve known. I love her,” Janice tells ET. Valerie’s 7-year-old daughter Neveah is currently under Janice’s care.
Valerie last shared this photo of her and Neveah on Twitter in October: