This is unimaginably tragic.
The team did release a statement on the matter, though (below):
Once Upon A Time, a horrible thing happened! And all the fans were shocked!
Based on brand new photos from the set of OUAT, it looks like we'll soon be saying goodbye to at least one classic Disney character for good!
See what Jennifer Morrison, Lana Parrilla, and the rest of the cast are reacting to …AFTER THE JUMP!!!
OMG! Robert Carlyle's Rumpelstiltskin stabs Peter Pan! WTF??
There's always more than meets the eye in Storybrooke. Guess we'll just have to wait and see what's going on!
[Images via FameFlynet Pictures.]