Thursday, February 18, 2010
ARLS - Another Celebrity Victim of Substance Abuse: Alexa Ray Joel, daughter of Billy Joel, Christie Brinkley, out of hospital after suicide attempt
ABOVE PHOTO: Alexa Ray Joel, with parents Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley. Alexa was rushed to the hospital after a suspected pill overdose and suicide attempt.
The daughter of Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley downed a handful of sleeping pills in an apparent suicide bid Saturday and was rushed to a Manhattan hospital, police sources said.
Alexa Ray Joel, 23, was taken to St. Vincent's Medical Center after paramedics responded about 12:30 p.m. to a 911 call from her West Village apartment, a police source said.