(L.A.) Heather Arens, 46, Died at a Residence

Case Number: 2022-07958

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 46-year-old Caucasian female that occurred at a residence.

The coroner’s office has identified the woman as Heather Arens.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Fentanyl and Doxepin Intoxication

Other Significant Conditions: Hydromorphone and Benzodiazepine Effects; Cardiomegaly; History of Lupus

RIP HEATHER ARENS (September 29, 1975 – July 31, 2022)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Sunday at 6:51 p.m.

This was ruled an accidental drug overdose.

Doxepin is a medication belonging to the tricyclic antidepressant (TCA) class of drugs used to treat major depressive disorder, anxiety disorders, chronic hives, and insomnia.