Police Investigating Death At Prince’s Paisley Park Studio
UPDATE: Prince has died at age 57.
Prince Rogers Nelson (57) found dead at Paisley Park Studios in Chanhassen, MN. We are investigating the circumstances of his death. 802jk
— Carver County S.O. (@CarverSheriff) April 21, 2016
Prince was found unresponsive in an elevator, pronounced dead at 10:07 a.m. pic.twitter.com/SzCT5hgdrp
— Joe Coscarelli (@joecoscarelli) April 21, 2016
Someone has died at Paisley Park, and as of right now, we don’t know who it was. The Minneapolis CBS station WCCO reports that police are investigating a fatality at Prince’s Minnesota estate, after responding to a report this morning. And TMZ reports that police are notifying the deceased person’s next of kin.
Crime lab and medical examiner arrive at Paisley Park. One person dead inside. pic.twitter.com/OAbMEyfHg9
— Reg Chapman (@RegChapman) April 21, 2016
To sum up Paisley Park situation: there is a death. Crime lab is here. Medical examiner is here. Identity still unknown.
— Ted Haller (@TedHallerFox9) April 21, 2016
Last week, Prince was hospitalized after making an emergency landing in Moline, Illinois. A rep for Prince reported that he’s been battling the flu. And look: It’s sad whenever anyone dies. But let’s all clasp hands, hold our collective breath, and pray that Prince is still with us.