kim-richards-rehab-news.jpgRHOBH star Kim Richards has checked into rehab for alcohol abuse, according to ETonline.

The 47-year-old former child star is currently at an undisclosed treatment center.

During first season's finale, Richards' problems with alcohol were made public knowledge.

In a particular scene, Kim and sister Kyle were seen getting into an argument in a limousine over the drinking problem.

Richards' rep has yet to release a statement.