(L.A.) Alphonso Howard Jr., 34, Died on a Train Platform

Case Number: 2023-17340

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 34-year-old Black male that occurred on a train platform.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Alphonso Howard Jr.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Fentanyl and Methamphetamine Toxicity

RIP ALPHONSO HOWARD JR. (September 2, 1989 – December 11, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Monday at 7:21 p.m.

The Department of Medical Examiner publicly disclosed the CoD ruling on April 15, presumably after the results of tox screening had come back positive for the drugs.