(L.A.) Briana Downes, 23, Died at a Residence

Case Number: 2022-12705

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 23-year-old Caucasian female that occurred at a residence.

The coroner’s office has identified the woman as Briana Downes.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Effects of Fentanyl, Fluorofentanyl, and Mitragynine

RIP BRIANA DOWNES (August 15, 1999 – December 6, 2022)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Tuesday at 7:19 p.m.

Mitragynine is an indole-based alkaloid and the most abundant active alkaloid in the Southeast Asian plant Mitragyna speciosa, commonly known as kratom.