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Drugs, Feuds & Attempted Murder Charges: Farrah's Family Destroyed 10 Years After Her Death

Farrah Fawcett Looking Left With Insets of Tatum O'Neal, Redmond O'Neal and Ryan O'Neal
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Jun. 24 2019, Updated 2:45 p.m. ET

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Farrah Fawcett tragically passed away at age 62 from her battle with anal cancer on June 25, 2009.

Now, her loved ones, including Ryan O’Neal and their only child together, son Redmond O’Neal, have suffered in the decade after her death.

After years of abusing drugs, Redmond, 34, is suffering from mental illnesses including schizophrenia and bipolar disorder while behind bars on attempted murder charges.

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Farrah's stepdaughter Tatum, 55, has also suffered from addiction.

Meanwhile, Ryan, 78, appears gaunt and frail after experiencing heart issues.

Scroll through's gallery to learn more about the troubled family's struggles after the tragedy.

Wayward Son

Redmond O'neil Looking at Camera in Back Shirt
Source: MEGA

Multiple psychologists have deemed Redmond “incompetent” to stand trial on serious felony charges, including attempted murder, for a 2018 crime spree during which authorities allege he left two men seriously injured.

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Troubling Attack

Redmond O'Neal Mugshot wering Blue shirt with Scabs on Right Cheek, Nose and Right Earlob
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The 34-year old allegedly used a knife to rob a convenience store. Prosecutors also claimed O’Neal plunged a three-and-a half inch knife into the head of one man and attacked another man with a broken glass bottle.

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Multiple Issues

Redmond O'neil Walking to the Right in Back Shirt
Source: MEGA

O’Neal has been diagnosed with various mental health issues, including schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and abuse disorders of methamphetamine, cocaine and alcohol, according to bombshell records obtained by

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Worried Sick

Farrah Fawcett
Ryan O'Neal Walking on Beach wWith a Cane Wearing Grey Tank and Black Shorts an Sneakers
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Sadly, Redmond’s father, Ryan, 78, has been struggling with heart and health concerns, and he appeared gaunt and sickly when he was taken to an L.A.-area hospital earlier this year.

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Tough Going

Tatum O'Neal Looking Down With Sad Fave
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And, Tatum O’Neal — Ryan’s 55-year-old daughter from his marriage with Joanna Moore — has suffered setbacks in her fight with addiction over the years, including going through at least three stints in rehab. She now claims to be sober.

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Alone Behind Bars

Tatum O'Neal Looking Down With Sad Fave
Source: MEGA

Redmond's father and sister have not appeared to attend court hearings while he faces attempted murder charges, though as exclusively reported, Ryan sent a letter to the judge about his son's mental state.

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Broken Bonds

Tatum O'Neal Looking Down With Sad Fave
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Tatum and Ryan have gone through long periods of estrangement throughout her adult years, but she supported him in the hospital for a heart procedure earlier this year.



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