Actor Kel Mitchell took to social media Thursday morning to update fans following reports that he had been hospitalized, stating that he is recovering.
In an Instagram post made early on Thursday, Mitchell acknowledged that he had a “scare,” but that he was grateful for the support he received. While he didn’t elaborate on what happened, Mitchell said he was “now on the road to recovery” at his home.
“Grateful for the flood of prayers and positive vibes that surrounded me during a genuinely frightening time,” Mitchell said. “The scare was real, but so was the support. With the grace of God and the skill of the medical team, I’m now on the road to recovery at home, embraced by the love of my family. Your kindness has been a lifeline, and I can’t thank you enough. Much love to each of you.”
Mitchell reportedly went to the hospital on Tuesday evening
News of Mitchell’s hospitalization first appeared late Wednesday evening, when TMZ reported that the actor was admitted into a hospital on Tuesday night. The report mentioned that Mitchell came in through the emergency room and that he was “conscious and alert” when he arrived. TMZ’s report didn’t mention what Mitchell arrived for.