ICE-T stated his father-in-law is “on oxygen indefinitely” and “near demise” after spending 40 days within the ICU with Covid-19.
The 62-year-old rapper shared the unhappy information in a Twitter publish on Monday.
Ice-T shared that his father-in-law is ‘near demise’ whereas battling Covid-19Credit score: Getty – Contributor
He have his followers an replace about his father-in-law’s situation on TwitterCredit score: Twitter/Ice-T
“Pneumonia in each lungs.. 40 days in ICU near demise.. Now he’s on Oxygen indefinitely. Ohhh he’s a Believer now..”
The publish concluded with the hashtag #COVIDisNotAGame.
Ice-T married Coco Austin, 41, in 2002.
Because the rapper famous within the Twitter publish, the person within the photograph is Coco’s father.
Ice-T married Coco in 2002Credit score: Getty – Contributor
Her dad was beforehand hospitalized again in JuneCredit score: Instagram
The Legislation & Order: SVU star beforehand revealed Coco’s father was hospitalized in Arizona again in June.
He spoke concerning the hospitalization July whereas showing on The Tonight Present with Jimmy Fallon.
Ice-T instructed host Jimmy that it took his father-in-law “a month to make it out of the hospital.”
He continued: “Now he is house, however his lungs are broken indefinitely.”
Through the episode, Ice-T stated he needed to share his father-in-law’s story to indicate the seriousness of the coronavirus.
The rapper spoke about his father-in-law contracting the virus on The Tonight PresentCredit score: Rex Options
Ice-T hoped being open about his father-in-law’s situation would encourage folks to take the pandemic significantlyCredit score: Getty Photos – Getty
The rapper additionally needed to emphasise the significance of training security precautions, together with sporting a masks.
Ice-T stated: “There are nonetheless non-believers.
“I’ve made it by means of a lot in my life, I do not need to die due to this — particularly with a brand new daughter. I am conscious and I am involved and I am cautious.”
He and Coco share five-year-old daughter Chanel Nicole.
Ice-T stated Coco’s father initially did not consider in sporting masksCredit score: Instagram/Coco Austin
Coco’s father just isn’t the primary individual in her household to contract the life threatening virus.
She beforehand instructed Page Six in July that two of her aunts additionally turned sick as a result of virus.
Coco stated on the time: “It is like, ‘Oh my God, like, my family is falling apart.'”
“To know that probably the most wholesome individual on this household is about to go on a ventilator, they’re speaking about that, which is absolutely arduous as a result of I am just about the subsequent of kin. I’ve a extremely huge household they usually put it in my fingers to make these selections, so it has been actually arduous to need to even speak about.”
Coco beforehand revealed her aunts additionally contracted the virusCredit score: Splash Information