Country singer Mindy McCready added more heartbreak to her life when her boyfriend David Wilson died on Sunday night (Jan. 13). Now more details have emerged about the tragedy that took the father to McCready’s 9-month-old son Zayne.
“It was a self-inflicted gunshot wound,” McCready’s representative Kat Atwood tells People. “Now they’re working on funeral arrangements and figuring out where to go from here.”
Things had been going relatively well for McCready lately, after a tumultuous life of drug addiction, custody battles and her own suicide attempt.
battle was over. Zander was comfortable at home with Mindy. She had a
new baby. Things were going well,” says Atwood.
As for the singer in the wake of Wilson’s suicide, Atwood says she’s surrounded by loved ones.
“Her family drove up from Florida. I’m not exactly sure
when they got there, but her personal friends arrived late last night,” says Atwood. “She is surrounded by people
who love her and are there for her. It’s a very sad time,
but she has support in place.”