August 17, 2009

Jackson burial set for Aug. 29

Michael Jackson's father, Joe, says the late pop star will be buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Los Angeles on what would have been his 51st birthday.

Jackson told the New York Daily News his son, who died June 25, is due to be interred the morning of Aug. 29.

The burial plans reportedly were completed in the past few days. A public funeral was held for Michael Jackson July 7.

The results of an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the recording artist's death have not yet been released.