4:39 PM PT — Harvey’s camp tells TMZ … “It should come as no surprise that Mr. Weinstein has numerous maladies and conditions including a heart condition, high blood pressure and spinal stenosis. We are working with the NYSDOCCS and the excellent team at Wende CF to ensure Mr. Weinstein receives the proper medical attention he needs.”
Harvey Weinstein is in isolation with 101-degree temperature, and medical doctors consider he has COVID … TMZ has discovered.
Law enforcement sources with direct data inform TMZ … Weinstein is “doing poorly” with numerous well being points … a few of which level to a coronavirus an infection.
Our sources say Weinstein was examined Tuesday morning and medical doctors are awaiting outcomes, however they’re assured sufficient he has COVID that they’ve positioned him in isolation for 72 hours.
We’re advised if the check comes again optimistic, which they count on, he’ll be transferred to the jail hospital.
Our sources say Weinstein has numerous well being issues which complicate his present sickness. The sources are clear … he has numerous signs which might be very critical.
There have been studies Weinstein had coronavirus again in March, however our sources say he was by no means formally identified.
The sources say Weinstein’s present battle is something however a gentle case … we’re advised given his general well being, his age and present sickness — he’s at excessive threat.
You’ll recall … Weinstein was rushed to the hospital shortly after his trial earlier this yr, when he complained of chest pains. And, in fact, he got here to court docket every day with walker in hand due to persistent again points he says he’s suffered in recent times.
Long story quick, the man’s in unhealthy form … and a nasty case of COVID may take its toll.