(L.A.) James Garside, 45, Died From Fentanyl

Case Number: 2023-18568

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 45-year-old Latino male that occurred in his home.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as James Garside.

Born in L.A. County. Mother’s maiden name is Manzo.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Fentanyl and Alcohol Toxicity

RIP JAMES FRANCIS GARSIDE (January 25, 1978 – December 30, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Saturday at 4:03 a.m.

The Department of Medical Examiner publicly disclosed the COD ruling on February 8, presumably after the results of tox screening had come back positive.