Tragedy has unfortunately struck the Carter household.

Leslie Carter, sister of Nick and Aaron, passed away in upstate New York on Tuesday at the young age of 25. No details have been given regarding the cause of death.

“Our family is grieving right now and it’s a private matter. We are deeply saddened for the loss of our beloved sister, daughter, and granddaughter, Leslie Carter,” the Carter family said in a statement. “We request the utmost privacy during this difficult time.”

Leslie was an aspiring singer, with her song “Like Wow!” debuting on the Shrek soundtrack. She later appeared with her siblings on the E! reality show House of Carters in 2006.

Two years later, she married her husband Mike. She also welcomed her daughter in April 2011.

Thoughts to the Carter family during this difficult time.

– Reporting done by Eva Z.