(CNN) – Days before Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding, Kensington Palace has announced Meghan Markle's father will not be attending the wedding.
Thomas Markle is apparently saying home for health reasons. He recently suffered a heart attack.
A statement from Ms. Meghan Markle: pic.twitter.com/TjBNarmuBU— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) May 17, 2018
It was previously reported Thomas Markle decided he wouldn't attend the wedding after it was revealed he was paid to take paparazzi-style photos.
Then Markle was quoted as saying he wouldn't want to miss the historic moment.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are set to wed Saturday in St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle.
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