WASHINGTON (AFP) - Here is the transcript of the 911 emergency call after Prince was discovered unresponsive on Thursday (April 21) at his compound in Minnesota.
The call was received at 9:43 am (1443 GMT), according to the transcript provided by the Carver County Sheriff's Office.
Dispatcher: 911, where is your emergency?
Unidentified Male: Hi there, um, what's the address, here? Yeah we need an ambulance right now.
UM: We have someone who is unconscious.
D: Okay, what's the address?
UM: Um, we're at Prince's house.
D: Okay, does anybody know the address? Is there any mail around that you could look at?
UM: Yeah, yeah, OK, hold on.
D: Okay, your cell phone's not going to tell me where you're at, so I need you to find me an address.
UM: Yeah, we have um, yeah, we have um, so, yeah, um, the person is dead here.
D: Okay, get me the address please.
UM: Okay, okay, I'm working on it.
D: Concentrate on that.
UM: And the people are just distraught.
D: I understand that they are distraught, but...
UM: I'm working on it, I'm working on it.
D: OK, do we know how the person died?
UM: I don't know, I don't know.
UM: Um, so we're, we're in Minneapolis, Minnesota and we are at the home of Prince.
D: You're in Minneapolis?
UM: yeah, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
D: You're sure you are in Minneapolis?
UM: That's correct.
D: Okay, have you found an address yet?
UM: Yeah, um, I'm so sorry, I'm so sorry I need, I need the address here?
Unidentified Female: 7801.
D: 7801 what?
UM: Paisley Park, we are at Paisley Park.
D: You're at Paisley Park, OK, that's in Chanhassen. Are you with the person who's...
UM: Yes, it's Prince.
UM: The person.
D: Okay, stay on the line with me.
Ambulance dispatcher: Ambulance, Shirley.
D: Carver with the transfer for Paisley Park Studios, 78.
AD: Paisley Park Studios, OK.
D: 7801 Audubon Road.
D: We have a person down, not breathing.
AD: Down, not breathing.
UM: He's, he's...
D: We're going to get everybody, go ahead with the transmittal sir.
Dispatcher 2: Dispatch Kayley.
AD: Yea, Kayley, this is Shirley at Ridgeview. You can cancel anybody going to Audubon, confirmed DOA.
D2: Okay, thank you.
AD: All right, thanks, bye.
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