Exclusive: Paris Jackson Suicide Attempt Confirmed
June 05, 2013
Debbie Rowe has confirmed exclusively to Entertainment Tonight that Paris Jackson tried to commit suicide and is currently in a Los Angeles hospital.
She was rushed to the hospital with cuts on her wrist in the early morning hours. Rowe tells ET that Jackson has had "a lot going on [lately]."
A source close to the family tells ET exclusively that the reason Paris attempted suicide is because she wasn't allowed to go to a Marilyn Manson concert. The rocker is set to play Gibson Amphitheater with Alice Cooper on June 6.
LA County Fire confirms to ET that they received a 911 call for an overdose at 1:27 a.m. and one person was transported to hospital.
10 hours ago, Jackson Tweeted, "yesterday , all my troubles seemed so far away ... now it looks as though they're here to stay."
This month was already set to be a tough one for Paris as June 25 marks the fourth anniversary of Michael Jackson's passing.
UPDATES: Katherine Jackson released the following statement to ET: "Being a sensitive 15 year old is difficult no matter who you are. It is especially difficult when you lose the person closest to you. Paris is physically fine and is getting appropriate medical attention. Please respect her privacy and the family's privacy."
La Toya Jackson tells ET, "We are grateful and appreciate the overwhelming concern for Paris from both the public and the media, but request privacy at this time while our family handles these issues together."
Tito, Jackie and Marlon Jackson exclusively tell ET, "Thank you for the outpouring of concern and support for Paris. She is safe and doing fine. We truly appreciate you respecting our family's privacy at this time."
According to a 911 dispatch call, the young woman took 20 Motrin and cut herself with a kitchen knife.
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