Former Buckwild star Salwa Amin pleaded guilty Monday to one count of conspiracy to possess with intent to deliver a controlled substance stemming from her February drug arrest. The 25-year-old originally faced an additional charge of possession with intent to distribute heroin and oxycodone, but that charge was dropped as part of a plea deal that included Salwa attending inpatient rehab for her addiction — which she has since successfully completed prior to moving into a sober living house. Keep reading to catch up with Salwa, who has been completely open and honest with her fans online about her recovery struggles.
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Former Buckwild star Anna Marie Davis was arrested and charged with aggravated DUI this morning in Kanawha County, West Virginia. Keep reading for Anna’s mug shot as well as her response after the arrest. Plus, find out which other Buckwild star was arrested earlier this month for drug possession and see pictures of five of the female cast members filming again back in October!
Former Buckwild star Salwa Amin will be released from jail to enter a rehab facility to deal with her opiate addiction. The 24-year-old Amin was originally arrested for drug related charges on February 11 before being released and then returning to jail after failing a mandatory drug test on March 27. Salwa will reportedly be returning to jail after her rehab stint and await her court date for the original drug charges.
Justice moves fast in the Mountain State! It’s been less than a week since Judge Tod Kauffman issued an order prohibiting Jesse Chapman Johnson from shopping or selling a sex tape of him and Buckwild star Shae Bradley and the two were back in court yesterday where the judge sided with Shae and ordered the video destroyed! Keep reading for photos from the courtroom as well as both Shae and Jesse’s testimonies.
Earlier this month Buckwild star Salwa Amin conducted a jailhouse interview with local television station WVNS in which she candidly, and very humbly, talked about her arrests, her opiate addiction, the death of her Buckwild cast mate Shain Gandee, and MTV’s decision to put the show on hold. (The network has since announced the cancellation of the series, but at the time they had merely announced filming had been put on hold.) Also, a video recorded by Salwa on her way to turning herself in after failing her drug test!
On Sunday after a marathon of the first and only season of Buckwild, MTV aired a special tribute to the late Shain Gandee entitled, WV To The NYC. The footage was shot before filming of the 2nd season, which was halted and eventually cancelled in the wake of Shain’s passing, began and it features Shain and the Buckwild crew getting visited by Guy Code stars Charlamagne and Lil Duval. The cast returns the favor with a trip to New York City and during the entire special you get a vivid picture of just how much of an authentic, infectious and energetic person Gandee was in life. In the process, it’s also abundantly clear how he was willing to be, and enjoy, who he was regardless of his surroundings.
Another week, another MTV reality personality with a sex tape for sale… On the heels of Teen Mom vet Farrah Abraham’s many layered sex tape / adult film escapade, comes a new naughty chapter as Buckwild’s Shae Bradley has confirmed that she too has a special video that’s being shopped around. Read Shae’s statement, and get the deets on what’s being labeled a trailer park style romp…
MTV has announced that the network will be airing a special this Sunday to honor Buckwild cast member Shain Gandee, who tragically passed away from carbon monoxide poisoning on April 1. In addition, they have issued an official statement on their decision to cancel the show which left the remaining cast members and the show’s producer outraged. Read MTV’s statement, what Shain’s mother Loretta Gandee said, the fiery response from show producer J.P. Williams as well as the air time for the special.
In the wake of the tragic death of Shain Gandee, MTV has decided to pull the plug on the popular reality show Buckwild after only one season. Fellow cast members were shocked by the news and expressed their disappointment and anger via Twitter. Read their responses, including a video from Anna Davis, as they encouraged fans to petition MTV to continue the show as they argued it is what Shain would have wanted.
The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office announced yesterday that the deaths of Buckwild star Shain Gandee, his uncle, David Dwight Gandee, and friend Donald Robert Myers were accidental and the result of carbon monoxide poisoning. Keep reading for more information from the report as well as an update on the status of Buckwild Season 2 and Shain’s funeral.