'Bad Girls Club' Star Linsey Jade Dies And Her Family Honors Her Memory In Touching Way

Some very sad news to report. Bad Girls Club Season 12 star Linsey Jade has died. In 2014, Jade appeared in the 12th installment of the Oxygen reality show famous for putting rebellious women into one house. Not only does the show provide drama, but it's also a way to see if the women can change their behavior. On Friday, an Oxygen spokesperson confirmed Jade's death with the following statement:

We are deeply saddened by the loss of Linsey "Jade" Berardi, who appeared in Bad Girls Club Season 12. Our deepest sympathy and heartfelt thoughts go out to her family, friends and fans.

No details have been released regarding Jade's death, but her family is honoring her memory in a touching way. Oxygen reports that Jade was an avid animal lover, so, "In lieu of flowers, her family asks any donations be sent to animal shelters. Linsey was a lifetime animal lover and passionate advocate."

During Jade's season of Bad Girls Club, which filmed in Chicago, she was considered the Brooklyn Brat and was 21 at the time she began filming. However, Jade exited the show after the second episode of her season. Per Gossip Cop, Jade got "into an altercation with a cameraman and another co-star." Soon after, producers sent her home and she was replaced with Aysia Garza.

A few of her co-stars took to social media to express their condolences, including Jada Cacchilli and Lo London. A cause of death has not been released.