But the Livin' on a Prayer rocker has spoken for the first time about the family crisis saying, "Things happen."
"This tragedy was something that I had to face too so we'll get through it," he told Fox 11 on Wednesday.
"And people's warm wishes for my family and I have been really reassuring. So, we're good."
The 50-year-old's teen was arrested for drug possession after the November 14 incident at Hamilton College in New York, but those charges were later dropped.
"What I do for a living seems glitzy and glamorous but if you don't take it too seriously it's a great way to make a living," Jon added. "And then life goes on. Things happen."
Jon has three other children with his with Dorothea Hurley who he has been married to for 23 years.