Tom Petty Cause Of Death Unknown
Singer Tom Petty died last week after going into cardiac arrest, but so far, according to his death certificate, the cause of death is unknown.
TMZ posted the death certificate online and under cause of death it is listed as “differed,” which means officials are probably still waiting for autopsy results. As we previously told you, an investigation into Petty’s death is underway by the Los Angeles County coroner’s department, although no foul play is suspected.
According to the document, Petty died at 8:43 PM on October 2nd at UCLA Santa Monica.
ONE MORE THING! Thanks to increase sales of his music following his death, Petty tops the Billboard Artist 100 this week, which measures artist activity across the magazine’s most influential charts. Petty tops the chart due to a 10,413% increase in overall activity. He is the third act to posthumously lead the chart after Prince and David Bowie.