UPDATE 8:25 P.M. EST: According to TMZ, Manson was rushed to the ER for gastrointestinal issues.
Charles Manson has been temporarily removed from prison as he receives treatment at a hospital.
As you may know, the 82-year-old was sentenced to nine life sentences in 1971 after he was found guilty of conspiracy to commit the seven Manson Family murders, most notably of the actress Sharon Tate.
TMZ reports the criminal was taken from California’s Corcoran State Prison on Tuesday to a hospital in Bakersfield about an hour away for an undisclosed ailment.
We will keep you updated as we learn more, as the story is still developing.
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