'Bad Girls Club' Star Linsey 'Jade' Berardi Dies at 22
Oxygen network confirmed Berardi's death on Friday.
Bad Girls Club star Linsey 'Jade' Berardi has died, Oxygen network said in a statement on Friday.
"We are deeply saddened by the loss of Linsey 'Jade' Berardi, who appeared in Bad Girls Club Season 12," said an Oxygen Media spokesperson. "Our deepest sympathy and heartfelt thoughts go out to her family, friends and fans."
Berardi appeared early in the season, which debuted in May 2014, but was only on one episode. She was 22 when she died. Details surrounding her death are unclear.
Instead of sending flowers, Berardi's family asks that fans make donations to animal shelters.
Her co-star Jada Cacchilli wrote on Instagram Thursday, "However she was taken, I pray it was a peaceful depart. We may not have been friends BUT we shared an experience most will never have or truly understand..."
Sad to find out @linsey.jade life was cut so short... Despite our introduction on BGC we became cool and were able to let the bs go. However she was taken, I pray it was a peaceful depart. We may not have been friends BUT we shared an experience most will never have or truly understand... #RIPLINSEY #BGC12