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Family Releases Statement After Tamar Braxton Is Hospitalized

MIAMI, FL - MAY 12:  Singer / actress Tamar Braxton backstage after performing on stage during the 6th Annual Mother's Day Experience at James L Knight Center on May 12, 2019 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)

Family Releases Statement After Tamar Braxton Is Hospitalized

The family is asking for prayers.

PUBLISHED ON : JULY 17, 2020 / 10:25 AM

Written by BET Staff

Tamar Braxton was hospitalized last night (July 16). 

The Braxton family has now released a joint statement. 

According to the New York Post, a spokesperson for the family stated, “Tamar has had a very tough and emotional day – more information will be coming in the next few days. Please pray for her.”

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The Blast reports the LAPD confirmed a call was received around 9:45 p.m. for a 43-year-old woman who had a medical emergency due to a “possible overdose.” 

Tamar was staying at the Ritz Carlton Residences in Downtown Los Angeles with her boyfriend David Adefeso. He reportedly found her unresponsive. 

Tamar and David have a popular YouTube show called Coupled & Quarantined. An episode was scheduled to air last night, but was postponed. A statement on Tamar’s YouTube channel said she was “under the weather.”

(Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)