Prosecutor to Update Probe in Prince’s Death 19 Apr 18

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A two-year probe into the overdose death of music superstar Prince is reaching a critical stage as a county prosecutor reveals whether criminal charges will be filed.

Carver County Attorney Mark Metz

Carver County Attorney Mark Metz has scheduled a news conference for today (Thursday) to give an update on the investigation.

Prince died April 21, 2016, after being found alone and unresponsive in an elevator at his home and recording studio in a Minneapolis suburb. An autopsy showed he died of an accidental fentanyl overdose.

Prince’s death at 57 sparked a national outpouring of grief, as well as a joint county and federal investigation.