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Paris Jackson hospitalized after suicide attempt: report

Posted: 12:55 PM, Jun 05, 2013
Updated: 2013-06-05 13:38:33-04

CALIFORNIA (PIX11) — Paris Jackson – daughter of the late-King of Pop Michael Jackson – was hospitalized Wednesday after an apparent suicide attempt, TMZ is reporting .

Sources tell the celebrity website, that the 16-year-old was transported from her family’s Calabasas home on a stretcher and rushed by ambulance to a nearby hospital just after 2 a.m.

Emergency personnel were responding to a 911 call that reported a possible overdose.

A spokesperson for the Jackson family did not immediately confirm or deny the report.

The alleged suicide attempt came within hours of erratic tweets posted on Jackson’s Twitter account.

https://twitter.com/ParisJackson/status/342153593048154112

Late Tuesday, Paris posed a question to her 1.1 million followers, asking why tears were salty. She later tweeted, “all my troubles seemed so far away now it looks as though they’re here to stay.”