2nd Update: Melissa Rivers released a statement about her mother's health (via Deadline):
"I want to thank everyone for the overwhelming love and support for my mother. She is resting comfortably and is with our family. We ask that you continue to keep her in your thoughts and prayers."
Update: Joan Rivers is now said to be in stable condition, according to E!
Joan Rivers reportedly suffered a complication during surgery on Thursday.
The NYPD told TMZ that the comedienne was initially in critical condition after she allegedly stopped breathing during throat surgery.
TMZ claimed that there was a 911 call asserting that there was “somebody in either cardiac or respiratory arrest.”
Rivers was then rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, and her daughter, Melissa Rivers, is said to be making the trip now.
At 81 years old, the star has shown no signs of slowing down, appearing each week on E!’s “Fashion Police” and hosting a weekly web show, “In Bed with Joan.”
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