Sheriff: Prince found unresponsive in elevator, CPR failed

April 21, 2016 5:26 PM

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CHANHASSEN, Minn. — Pop superstar Prince was unresponsive in an elevator when he was found by sheriff’s deputies who had been called to his suburban Minneapolis compound, a Minnesota sheriff said Thursday.

Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson said deputies responded to a medical call about 9:43 a.m. Medical personnel tried CPR, but couldn’t revive the 57-year-old Prince, who was pronounced dead at 10:07 a.m.

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