'S.W.A.T.' Star Shemar Moore Reveals COVID-19 Diagnosis

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The actor posted a lengthy message to his Instagram feed on Wednesday.

Shemar Moore, known for his role as Daniel 'Hondo' Harrelson on CBS crime drama S.W.A.T., revealed on Wednesday via an Instagram post that he has tested positive for COVID-19.

The actor wrote in the lengthy message, "I HAVE COVID!!! Just found out moments ago.... I am gonna stay wrapping presents... Yes... I have been tested and told I HAVE COVID!!!"

He went on to say that, initially, he thought he had food poisoning. Among his symptoms, Moore wrote shared he is experiencing "chills and aches," but that he can still smell and taste, and has no runny nose or cough.

"I have to accept test results... I feel fine now... but I have to be responsible!!!!" continued the actor. "My Xmas n New Years is clearly not gonna be the best... my last year and a half has not been the best... but I WILL BE OKAY!!!!"

Moore ended the post by encouraging everyone to stay safe and wear a mask.

The actor's additional credits include The Young and the Restless, Criminal Minds and Birds of Prey.

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