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Facing charges of sexual assault, Warren Jeffs is walked to a waiting car for transport back to Big Lake Wednesday morning after a brief pretrial hearing at the Tom Green County Courthouse in San Angelo. Patrick Dove/Standard-Times. 12.08.10
FLDS leader Warren Jeffs reported hospitalized
First Published Mar 16 2014 10:29 pm • Last Updated Mar 17 2014 08:42 am

Warren Jeffs has reportedly been hospitalized in Galveston, Texas.

The Texas Department of Criminal Justice describes the imprisoned leader of The Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints as in the hospital on its online offender listings Sunday evening. The website does not provide any further detail, including when Jeffs was sent to the hospital.

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The criminal justice department and a Galveston hospital could not immediately be reached for comment.

This is not Jeffs’ first hospitalization. In 2011, he was treated at the hospital after becoming sick while fasting.

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