Chaz Bono & Jennifer Elia Split, Call Off Engagement

Posted Monday December 19, 2011 4:53 PM GMT

Unable to make it for the long haul, Chaz Bono has parted ways with fiance Jennifer Elia.

The transgender daughter of singer Cher and his lady friend have reportedly called off their engagement while bringing an end to 12 years of togetherness.

Confirming the news, a rep for Bono told press, “They leave this relationship with great love, respect and affection toward one another."

The "Dancing with the Stars" alum's spokesperson continued, “No further amplification will be forthcoming and they ask that you respect their privacy at this time.”

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