Document says doctor advised medicine for Prince in another name

Opioid painkillers were found in several places in Paisley Park in the days following Prince's death past year, court documents released Monday showed.

Now, we've learned that Dr. Michael Schulenberg has said he prescribed Prince Oxycodone under his bodyguard Kirk Johnson's name in order to preserve his privacy, based on numerous search warrants executed previous year.

The document is one of several affidavits and search warrants unsealed in Carver County District Court as the yearlong investigation into Prince's death continues.

The prescription was dated April 14, 2016, the same day Prince was revived with an anti-overdose drug after falling ill on a plane.

Johnson's attorney, Clayton Tyler, said Johnson "did not secure nor supply the drugs which caused Prince's death".

Andrew Kornfeld, the son of the rehab's owner, was at Paisley Park when Prince's body was found.

Investigators also said Prince got painkillers through other people.

Bravestrong, witnesses said, was an alias Prince often used while traveling.

According to the warrants, authorities searched his estates as well as looking through the star's mobile phone records and email accounts.

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Schulenberg's attorney, Amy Conners, disputed that.

And the former attorney for two of Prince's dead siblings says they had revealed Prince had an addiction to Percocet decades ago. One affidavit states that the doctor met with Prince and prescribed him three sedatives: clonidine, hydroxyzine pamoate and diazepam.

It's been almost a year since Prince died from an accidental overdose at the Paisley Park estate, after being found unresponsive in one of the elevators.

The Star Tribune reported that since Prince's death, a joint state and federal criminal investigation has been taking place and put the focus on the musician's use of painkillers and through what methods he got them.

Martinez of the Minnesota medical board said it's "quite infrequent" for a doctor to write out a prescription for someone in another person's name.

It's been almost a year since Prince died from an accidental drug overdose in his suburban Minneapolis studio and estate, yet investigators still haven't interviewed a key associate or asked a grand jury to consider whether criminal charges are warranted, according to an official with knowledge of the investigation.

On another occasion, within weeks of their 1996 wedding, Garcia said she was informed that Prince was in the hospital and had to have his stomach pumped. However, the prescriptions were made in Johnson's name to protect Prince's privacy, Johnson told investigators. In a new memoir called "The Most Beautiful", Prince's first wife, Mayte Garcia, said she never saw him take drugs, but she did say the singer once asked her to go up to his hotel room and "flush some pills".

Investigators have said little publicly about the case over the past year, other than it is active. The Kornfelds' attorney, William Mauzy, has said Andrew had meant to give the medication to a doctor.

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