SAN DIEGO — Denise Russo, who starred on VH1’s “The X-Life,” has died in San Diego at the age of 44.

Russo was found unresponsive Sunday afternoon at a friend’s home in Pacific Beach, according to the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office website.

First responders attempted to resuscitate Russo, but she was pronounced dead. Authorities found drug paraphernalia at the scene, the medical examiner’s office said.

Her manner of death is pending investigation.