Oops! Tom Petty Is Still Alive; LAPD Apologizes

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers perform on the 40th Anniversary Tour at Wrigley Field on Thursday, June 29, 2017, in Chicago. (Photo by Rob Grabowski/Invision/AP)

Update: Petty’s manager confirmed he passed away in the hospital surrounded by loved ones around 8 o’clock last night.

As was reported earlier, Tom Petty apparently has not yet passed away.

According to TMZ, things don’t look good, but the singer is still alive.

RedState’s Brandon Morse’s tribute to Petty is a must-read either way.