‘Teen Mom’ Amber Portwood’s shocking 911 call released
- June 16, 2011 10:07 am ET
June 16, 2011 — ‘Teen Mom’ Amber Portwood shocked fans when it was confirmed the MTV star attempted suicide on Tuesday. The young mother was reportedly found in her home with rope around her neck. Now the disturbing 911 call has been released.According to TMZ, Amber’s on again, off again boyfriend, Gary Shirley, called 911 after speaking with the ‘Teen Mom.’ Gary told the operator that he had recently spoke with Portwood, and that he was afraid she was going to kill herself, because of her suicidal comments.
In the 911 call Gary says Amber told him she was going to “hang herself,” and that they would find her “body in the garage.” Portwood has very publicly battled with depression and anxiety in the past, and has been prescribed medication for the disorders. However, Amber is expected to get more serious help, as she is now a danger to herself. Gary and Amber have one daughter together, 2-year-old Leah