(L.A.) Carlos Rivas Pineda, 38, Died at a Residence

Case Number: 2024-00586

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 38-year-old Latino male that occurred at his residence.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Carlos Rivas Pineda.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Fentanyl and Methamphetamine Toxicity

RIP CARLOS RIVAS PINEDA (October 22, 1985 – January 9, 2024)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Tuesday at 6:20 p.m.

The Department of Medical Examiner publicly disclosed the CoD ruling on March 27, presumably after the results of tox screening had come back positive for the drugs.