Matthew Mellon, billionaire banking heir and former husband of Jimmy Choo guru Tamara, dies in rehab in Mexico aged 53 after long battle with OxyContin
| Michelle Curran For Dailymail.com
4/16/2018 11:26 PM EST
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Ex-husband of Jimmy Choo guru Tamara Mellon has died in rehab. He was 53.
Matthew Mellon had previously battled an OxyContin addiction where he was spending $100,000 a month and taking about 80 pills a day.
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A rep said in a statement: 'Billionaire Matthew Mellon, 53, died suddenly in Cancun, Mexico, where he was attending a drug rehabilitation facility.
'Mellon made his fortune in cryptocurrency, turning a $2million investment into $1billion. He is survived by his three children, Force, Olympia and Minty.
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