After Dustin was hospitalized over the weekend, his publicists are now confirming that he is battling cancer.
A short statement was released on Facebook that reads:
“At this time we can confirm that Dustin does have cancer. Dustin will disclose more information once it is available and a plan moving forward is made.”
Diamond is said to be undergoing Chemo and remains in a Florida hospital. Diamond, who played Screech Powers in the original Saved by the Bell series, lost his mother to breast cancer.