News: Bobby Brown Speaks On Daughter's Hospital Rush, "The Death Of Her Mother Is Affecting Her"
Tuesday, Feb 14, 2012 11:55AM
R&B veteran Bobby Brown has confirmed reports claiming his 18-year-old daughter, Bobbi Kristina, was rushed to a Los Angeles hospital following the death of his ex-wife, Whitney Houston.
Careful with his words, Brown explained how her mother's death took a deep toll on Bobbi.
"My daughter did visit with doctors at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles," her father Bobby Brown says in a statement. "She has been released and is presently with my family including her siblings. Obviously the death of her mother is affecting her. However we will get through this tragedy as a family." (PEOPLE)
Bobbi Kristina was reportedly rushed via ambulance to a Los Angeles hospital on Sunday.
Whitney Houston's 18-year-old daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, was just rushed to Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles ... and it's her second trip to the hospital since her mother passed away last night ... TMZ has learned. According to our sources ... Bobbi was taken out of the Beverly Hilton on a stretcher (see photo above). It's the same hotel where Whitney was found dead. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ police and fire responded to a call for a medical emergency, but would not confirm who was transported. (TMZ)
Further reports claimed Bobbi eventually left the hospital hours later.
According to our sources, Bobbi Kristina went to the hospital last night as well, but was not transported via ambulance. We're told she was "hysterical, exhausted and inconsolable." As TMZ first reported, Bobbi Kristina got into an angry shouting match last night with police officers outside the hotel room where her mother was found dead. 5:19 PM PT -- Despite reports saying she had checked out hours ago, our spies just spotted Bobbi Kristina leaving the hospital. (TMZ)
The singer's death also took a hard hit on Bobby Brown who appeared hurt during a concert.
Bobbi Kristina's dad, Bobby Brown, was also distraught over the death of the pop and R&B diva. While performing a Mississippi concert with his band New Edition on Saturday night, Brown was visibly shaken but still managed to address the crowd, telling fans that their support for New Edition over the years was the only thing that allowed him to get through the show. "First of all, I want to tell you that I love you all," he said. "Second, I would like to say, 'I love you Whitney.' The hardest thing for me to do is come on this stage." (MTV)