'Golden voiced' internet sensation Ted Williams, who rocketed to stardom after being discovered homeless and panhandling roadside in Columbus, Ohio, has checked out of rehab early according to a report by TMZ. The gossip site writes:
Our sources say Ted -- who decided to go to rehab earlier this month after a taping of the Dr. Phil show -- left the Origins Recovery Center in South Texas moments ago and is on his way to the airport.
Days after entering the public spotlight, Williams was involved in a highly publicized domestic dispute in Los Angeles which resulted in his detention by the LAPD. Shortly thereafter, Williams checked into rehab at the urging of Dr. Phil McGraw. CNN reports that McGraw released the following statement Monday: "We certainly hope that he continues his commitment to sobriety, and we will continue to help and support him in any way that we can..."