- Sabu's official Facebook fan page issued the following statement:
"hey everyone -Darrell Malone posting this i want to end the rumors of sabu death. it is UNTRUE at this point. please pray for SABU. if he does take a turn for the worst we will post to let you know.
SABU family ask that you pray and respect SABU and his family at this time."
Sabu's fan page admin also said, "at this time no info can be given. he is in ICU i will confirm that."
- Tommy Dreamer also confirmed the rumor, posting the following on Twitter: "SABU is not dead. He is in the hospital. Keep him in your thoughts & prayers."