(L.A.) Jerry Shelton, 61, Died in a Hospital

Case Number: 2013-04551

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 61-year-old Black male that occurred in a hospital.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Jerry Shelton.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Atherosclerotic Heart Disease

Other Significant Condition: Effects of Morphine (Heroin)

RIP JERRY SHELTON (August 5, 1951 – June 26, 2013)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Wednesday at 11:47 p.m.