Joe Jackson's health is sadly failing.
According to TMZ, the late Michael Jackson's 87-year-old father has been hospitalized in LA.
Joe and Michael in March 2005. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
Joe was reportedly taken to a local hospital after attending a routine doctors visit late last week. A source close to the Jackson family told TMZ Joe became weak while undergoing medical testing and later fell ill with a high fever.
The former talent manager remains in the hospital today with a fever, the insider confirmed. No further details on Joe's condition have been revealed at this time.