TMZ is reporting that Prince was treated for an overdose of the painkiller Percocet just days before his death.
You may have read about the emergency landing his plane made after returning from a show in Atlanta. According to TMZ, the plane landed because Prince became very ill after overdosing on Percocet. He was rushed to the hospital and given the “save shot” by EMT’s to save his life. When the hospital couldn’t provide a private room, Prince left and went home.
This is the rest of what TMZ is reporting,
“As we reported, Prince went to his local Walgreens 4 times in the week leading up to his death. We got a photo of Prince in the parking lot of the Walgreens hours before he died. Witnesses say he was pacing and agitated, waiting for someone to bring out his meds.”