(L.A.) Jesus Romero Velez, a Baby, Died in a Hospital

Case Number: 2023-00557

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a Latin American male infant that occurred in a hospital.

The coroner’s office has identified the boy as Jesus Romero Velez.

STATUS: The decedent’s body has been released. Ruling by the deputy medical examiner is deferred pending additional investigation.

Manner and cause of death will be added to this page when it becomes available.

If the DME has ordered toxicological screening, the next public update may take nine to 14 months.

RIP JESUS ROMERO VELEZ (August 2, 2022 – January 13, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Friday at 8:20 p.m.