Amanda Bynes Reportedly Placed on Psychiatric Hold

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The actress will be hospitalized for at least 72 hours

Amanda Bynes has reportedly been placed on an involuntary psychiatric hold.

Bynes arrived at LAX, and a car service took her to a Pasadena hospital, where doctors placed her on the hold, TMZ reports. Her parents and their attorney, Tamar Arminak, were waiting for the actress at the hospital.

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The 5150 psychiatrist hold is good for 72 hours and can be extended for 14 days. Sources told TMZ Bynes' parents will seek a conservatorship of their daughter. Until last month, Bynes was living with her parents under a conservatorship that has expired.

Bynes, who was arrested late last month for a DUI, made startling accusations via Twitter Friday that her father had sexually abused her. She then retracted those accusations.

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She has faced a string of legal troubles and has struggled with mental health issues.

An attorney for Bynes' parents did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Bynes' attorney declined to comment.

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