The Sheriff’s office has revealed details about the final moments of Prince’s life, who sadly passed away Thursday, April 21, 2016.
Hollywood Life reports, Police arrived on the scene and found the legendary singer unresponsive in an elevator, at which time they frantically attempted to revive him with CPR.
“On April 21, 2016 at about 9:43 am, sheriff’s deputies responded to a medical call at Paisley Park Studios in Chanhassen,” the police report from the Carver County Sheriff’s Office reads. “When deputies and medical personnel arrived, they found an unresponsive male adult in the elevator. First responders attempted to provide lifesaving CPR, but were unable to revive the victim. He was pronounced deceased at 10:07 a.m. He has been identified as Prince Rogers Nelson (57) of Chanhassen.”
The medical examiner’s office is “continuing to investigate the circumstances” surrounding Prince’s tragic death at this time, and will release the cause of death once it is confirmed.