(L.A.) Andrey Lopatov, 64, Committed Suicide
Case Number: 2022-01933
Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 64-year-old male of Caucasian ethnicity that occurred at a residence.
The coroner’s office has identified the man as Andrey Lopatov.
Manner of Death: Suicide
Cause of Death: Sharp Force Injuries of Upper Extremities
Other Significant Condition: History of Prostate Cancer
RIP ANDREY LOPATOV (March 12, 1957 – February 14, 2022)
The decedent is Andrey Vyacheslavovich Lopatov, a Russian basketball player who competed for the Soviet Union in the 1980 Summer Olympics, winning a bronze medal. Unconfirmed is that Maria “Masha” Lopatova, the wife of NBA player Andrei Kirilenko, was a stepdaughter.
Lopatov’s date of death has been reported by other news outlets as February 16.
Андрей Вячеславович Лопатов