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Amanda Bynes transfers to UCLA psychiatric facility, hides under blanket

Posted By VERONICA LINARES, UPI.com   |   Aug. 16, 2013 at 4:58 PM   |   Comments

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Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Amanda Bynes has been moved to a new rehab facility in Los Angeles, Calif. to continue treatment for her mental illness.

The 27-year-old star was seen hiding under a blanket as she boarded a vehicle that would take her from the psychiatric facility in Ventura County to the UCLA Medical Center Thursday.

Last Friday a California judge placed Bynes on an extended 30-day psychiatric hold. The "What a Girl Wants" star was first placed on a 5150 hold on July 23 after she started a fire in an elderly woman's driveway.

According to TMZ, Bynes has shown clear signs of schizophrenia, but doctors have decided to continue testing her to evaluate her condition.


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