Demi Lovato hospitalized after possible drug overdose
Singer Demi Lovato is reportedly hospitalized due to a possible drug overdose after six years of sobriety. In June, the singer released a song admitting to her family and fans that she was no longer sober.
Demi Lovato has been hospitalized after a possible drug overdose, according to reports.
TMZ, which broke the news, says Lovato was transported to a hospital from a home in the Hollywood Hills and is currently being treated.
The singer is now stable, according to People and Variety.
The Los Angeles Police Department told USA TODAY that at 11:37 a.m., authorities received a call from the 8000 block of Laurel View Drive. “We had a call out for possible overdose for a female approximately 25 years of age,” said Officer Ray Brown.
LAPD would not confirm the woman’s identity. Lovato is 25 and owns a home in that area.
USA TODAY has reached out to Lovato’s press representative who has not responded.
In June, the singer released “Sober, ” a regretful ballad that has Lovato apologizing to her family and fans, admitting, “I’m so sorry, I’m not sober anymore.” She had been sober for six years.
Lovato has struggled with an eating disorder, self-mutilation and other issues, and entered rehab in 2010. She has spoken out about her battles over the years, detailing her recovery in the YouTube documentary “Simply Complicated,” which was released last year.