Former WNBL reserve Janna Sladic found dead
A former elite basketball player and model has died from a suspected heroin overdose in Canberra.News story
Janna Sladic, 29, was found by family around 1.30am on Friday in west Belconnen, The Canberra Times reported.
Sladic played as a reserve for Canberra Capitals when her sporting career was cut short by a car crash in 2005, an incident that reportedly triggered an addiction to pain killers, which led to drug abuse and a relationship with notorious criminal Matthew Massey.
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Sounds like a tragic slide and wasted potential.