Sinead O’Connor hospitalized days after son’s death

The “Nothing Compares 2 U” singer told fans Thursday night that she was heading to the hospital for help after sharing a series of disturbing Twitter messages that she was planning to take her own life.

“I decided to follow my son. There’s no point living without him. Everything I touch, I ruin it. I only stayed for him. And now he’s gone,” she said. written on an unverified Twitter account linked to his official account.

O’Connor – who has been open about her own mental struggles and suicidal thoughts in the past – went on to say she felt “lost” and blamed herself for the death of her teenage son.

The mother-of-four followed the thread an hour later apologizing for her alarming posts and reassuring fans that she was seeking medical attention.

“I’m sorry. I shouldn’t have said that. I’m now with cops on my way to the hospital. I’m sorry for upsetting everyone,” she posted, adding, “I I’m lost without my child and I hate myself. The hospital will help for a while. But I’m going to find Shane. It’s only a delay.

Representatives for O’Connor declined to comment on the matter to CNN.

Shane O’Connor’s body was discovered Jan. 7, two days after he disappeared, the singer’s management company confirmed to CNN on Saturday.

O’Connor announced his death on Twitter, saying his “beautiful” son “has decided to end his earthly fight.”

“Nevi’im Nesta Ali Shane O’Connor, the very light of my life, has decided to end his earthly struggle today and is now with God,” she wrote. “May he rest in peace and no one will follow his example. My baby. I love you so much. Please be at peace.”


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