June 26, 2009
Michael Jackson has died at age 50 after a brief hospitalization on Thursday, the Los Angeles Coroner’s office has confirmed.
The Los Angeles Times and TMZ were the first to report the news of the star’s passing.
According to the Coroner’s office, Michael was already in full cardiac arrest when the paramedics arrived at his Holmby Hills home on Thursday afternoon. An autopsy will be conducted on Friday morning, with initial results coming later that day and a toxicology report in several weeks.