(HOLLYWOOD REPORTER) Elizabeth Vargas has checked back into rehab.
The 20/20 co-anchor and ABC News correspondent entered rehab Saturday for alcohol issues, Vargas’ rep confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. The New York Post first reported the news. Vargas had previously entered rehab in November 2013.
“While on vacation this weekend, I decided to return to a recovery center,” Vargas, 51, said in a statement released to THR. “As so many other recovering alcoholics know, overcoming the disease can be a long and incredibly difficult process.”