(L.A.) Edward Roddy, 73, Died on a Sidewalk

Case Number: 2023-10202

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 73-year-old Black male that occurred on a sidewalk.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Edward Roddy.

Manner of Death: Natural

Cause of Death: Hypertensive Arteriosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease

Other Significant Condition: History of Chronic Alcohol Use

RIP EDWARD RODDY (June 30, 1950 – August 6, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Sunday at 7:04 p.m.

Ruling by the deputy medical examiner was published on September 20, presumably after the results of tox screening came back negative for substances.