(L.A.) Candelario Avelar, 49, Died on a Sidewalk

Case Number: 2023-16352

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 49-year-old Latino male that occurred on a sidewalk.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Candelario Avelar.

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 CANDELARIO AVELAR (February 2, 1974 – November 26, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Sunday at 12:14 a.m.