"American Idol" winner and High Point native Fantasia Barrino was rushed to the hospital Monday after an overdose that is now being described by Charlotte police as an apparent suicide attempt.
She is currently in stable condition.
According to police reports, Fantasia tried to overdose on aspirin and sleeping pills at her Charlotte home. Police found her in a closet and she was rushed to Mercy South Hospital in Pineville.
The Grammy-nominated star of "The Color Purple" has been involved in a bit of scandal lately, accused by the wife of a North Carolina man of having an affair with her husband and breaking up the marriage.