Charlie Sheen Announces He Is HIV Positive
In a shocking television interview with Today Show on Tuesday morning, world famous actor Charlie Sheen revealed he is HIV positive.
“I am here to admit that I am in fact HIV positive and I have to put a stop to this onslaught, this barrage of attacks, of sub-truths – very harmful…stories that are threatening the health of so many others,” the actor stated.
Apparently, Sheen indicated he had learned about this diagnosis “roughly four years ago,” and that it’s a harmful three letters to absorb.”
When asked if Sheen knew where he contracted the virus, the actor stated he was “not entirely” aware of how he came into contact with it. He also made a point of saying it was “impossible” for him to have transmitted the disease to anyone else.
Sheen made some additional shocking statements during the interview. At one point, Sheen told the camera people who knew his secret tried to extort money from him in order to keep quiet.
A number of these individuals were prostitutes he had brought to his home during times the actor was depressed and using drugs.
Sheen seemed to be relieved when he added, “I release myself from this prison today.”