Prince's unreleased 'vault' was literally in a vault

As Prince's health waned his inner circle had grown increasingly alarmed

The end of a two-year investigation into Prince's 2016 drug overdose death was the trigger to release materials compiled by sheriff's detectives, ranging from hundreds of pages of interviews, search warrants and reports to more than 1,000 photos and videos.

Fans celebrate Prince's life two years after his death from an accidental overdose. "In all likelyhood, Prince had no idea he was taking a counterfit pill that could kill him", said Carver County Attorney Mark Metz.

Thursday, April 19, almost two years after his death, the Carver County Attorney's office declined to press charges. Several images show the music superstar's body on the floor of his Paisley Park estate, near an elevator.

Not every single pill was tested, just a wide sample, so police would only say "they believe" all of the counterfeit pills contained fentanyl, the drug caused Prince's death.

Johnson had also told the EMS responders that night Prince would sometimes take a Percocet after a show, but didn't respond when the paramedic questioned whether he was sure that's all he took.

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The messages show Johnson contacted Schulenberg on April 7, 2016 because Prince wasn't feeling well and wanted fluids. However, search warrants previously released say Schulenberg told authorities he prescribed oxycodone to Prince on April 14 and put it under the name of Prince's bodyguard and close friend, Kirk Johnson, "for Prince's privacy".

Prince enters and leaves a clinic in Minnetonka, shortly before he died. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the federal case remains open.

Schulenberg, who denies any liability, violated the Controlled Substances Act when he had illegally written a prescription for Prince in someone else's name, federal prosecutors said Thursday in official settlement documents obtained by ABC News.

The likelihood of people buying pain pills on the street or online that turn out to be counterfeits laced with fentanyl is "extremely high", said Traci Green, a Boston University Medical Center epidemiologist who focuses on the opioid epidemic.

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