(SNews) – Republican Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) has confirmed that his teenage daughter is “okay” after cops were called to his Texas home Tuesday night for a medical emergency.
Houston PD responded to Cruz’s house in Houston’s River Oaks neighborhood around 8 PM last night.
Police were called out after receiving a report of a 14-year-old with self-inflicted stab wounds to her arm.
The teen was taken to the hospital.
Ted and his wife Heidi and their 2 daughters, ages 11 and 14.
According to local reports, Sen. Cruz was in Washington D.C. at the time.
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According to ABC13:
Police could not say whether the call involved a member of Cruz’s family.
The Texas Republican has two daughters.
ABC13 reached out to Sen. Cruz’s office for comment.
Representatives said the police activity involved a family matter.
Regarding a question about one of the senator’s daughters, they said that she’s OK and there were no serious injuries.