Linsey “Jade” Berardi, who appeared on season 12 of Oxygen’s Bad Girls Club, has died, the network announced on Friday.
Berardi was 22, and the circumstances surrounding her death are unknown at this time.
“We are deeply saddened by the loss of Linsey ‘Jade’ Berardi,’” Oxygen said in a statement. “Our deepest sympathy and heartfelt thoughts go out to her family, friends and fans.”
Berardi’s family would like any donations to be sent to animal shelters, as she was a passionate animal lover and advocate.
Known as the “Brooklyn Brat” on the reality show, Berardi left the mansion after the second episode. Still, her costars have shared an outpouring of love on social media. ” “I pray that the news is not true but if it is I send my condolences to Lindsey’s family and friends #BGC12,” writes fellow castmate Loren “Lo” London on Twitter.
Bad Girls Club‘s Jada Cacchilli adds on Instagram, ” 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… “