Duane Chapman hospitalized
By Osvaldo Colina - Tuesday September 17 2019
TMZ first reported that he was experiencing chest pains while staying in the home he shared with his late wife Beth Chapman in Colorado. The star has faced a difficult period over the last year with the health of his wife and her death after being placed in a medically induced coma after complications from throat cancer. Beth Chapman passed away on June 26th, 2019 leaving behind the twelve children the couple have raised together over the years.
Chapman stated recently that it has been a difficult experience for the family to face such a loss and they are all adjusting to a new normal. Chapman was recently in the media in August due to the family store Bird Bail Bonds in Edgewater being robbed. A lot of personal items belonging to the late Beth Chapman were reportedly stolen. Duane 'Dog' Chapman and his wife have spent most of their career chasing down fugitives on their show who break their bond agreements. The Chapman's have offered a cash reward for anyone with information on the burglary leading to an arrest. Chapman has vowed to bring the criminals to justice.
After feeling pain in his chest Chapman was taken to the hospital on Monday morning for a heart emergency. Duane Chapman is under doctors care to undergo a test to determine what exactly has happened. There is speculation that he did have a heart-attack and may be facing corrective surgery. A representative for the reality star have said that Chapman is being treated for his condition and is resting. Sources have stated that Chapman is doing fine and several members from the family are there with him at the hospital providing support for the reality star at this time.