Your tip

EXCLUSIVE: Crack Addiction Drove Charlie Sheen's Wife Brooke Mueller Into Rehab

Feb. 16 2010, Published 1:53 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to Email

Charlie Sheen’s wife Brooke Mueller is in rehab for crack addiction, has learned exclusively.

“Brooke has been in denial about her problem for a long time,” one source close to her told

Brooke checked into rehab last week. She has both an alcohol and a crack addiction problem, and has been treated for both in the past, is reporting exclusively.

“Her mother has been attempting to convince her to go into rehab for a while now,” the source told

Article continues below advertisement

And, in fact, when Brooke and her mother recently went to North Carolina, it was rehab for Brooke, contrary to her lawyer’s public statements.

She left North Carolina for Charlie’s court appearance in Colorado and then returned to Los Angeles.

EXCLUSIVE: Brooke Mueller Partied With Charlie Sheen Hours Before Going Into Rehab

“She went on an all-nighter,” the source said. “She was just out of control.”

Breaking News

Brooke has been boozing heavily and smoking crack for months, according to the source. She was drunk at 8:30 am Christmas when she called 911 and told cops that Charlie held a knife to her throat and threatened to kill her.

EXCLUSIVE DETAILS Of Mueller's In-Patient Treatment for Crack Addiction

“They partied that night,” the source said. “She didn’t stop.” reported previously that Brooke was treated for crack addiction around 2001 as an inpatient in a Los Angeles facility.

Charlie Sheen Charged With Felony Menacing & Two Misdemeanors

“She had a bad problem even back then,” one person who knows her said. “She would leave the facility, score drugs, get beat up and wind up in the hospital.”

And the source who is close to her now told “She’s smoking crack and she’s drinking heavily. Everyone around her wanted her to get help.”



Opt-out of personalized ads

© Copyright 2024 Radar Media Group LLC. RADAR and RADARONLINE are registered trademarks. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.