(L.A.) Branden McBrier, 42, Died at a Residence

Case Number: 2024-01472

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 42-year-old Black male that occurred at his residence.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Branden McBrier.

STATUS: The decedent’s body has been released. Ruling by the deputy medical examiner is deferred pending additional investigation.

Manner and cause of death will be added to this page when it becomes available.

If the DME has ordered toxicological screening, the next public update may take three to seven months.

RIP BRANDEN MCBRIER (September 14, 1981 – January 23, 2024)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m.

On March 9, the government investigator inexplicably changed the spelling of the decedent’s forename from Branden to Brandon.

There is a California birth record for a Branden Demitrious McBrier, who was born on September 14, 1981, in Shasta County. His mother’s maiden name is Mitchell.