Alice In Chains Bassist Mike Starr Found Dead In Utah

March 10, 2011 by staff 

It is being reported today that Alice In Chains bassist Mike Starr has died at 44 years of age.

He was found on Tuesday in Salt Lake City and currently the cause of his death is a mystery.

Over the last number of years, Starr gained a lot of popularity after appearing on “Celebrity Rehab” to help him overcome a drug addiction he was fighting.

His fellow band mates released the following statement: “Jerry and Sean are mourning the loss of their friend and ask that the media respect their privacy – and the privacy of Mike’s family – during this difficult time. Their thoughts & prayers are with Mike’s family.”

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