(L.A.) Jonathan Whitener, 36, Died at His Residence 🥕
Case Number: 2024-02406
Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 36-year-old male who was found lifeless at his residence.
The coroner’s office has identified the man as Jonathan Whitener and given his race/ethnicity as White/Caucasian [sic].
Born in Orange County, California. Mother’s maiden name is Ochoa.
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 drug screening, the next public update may take three to five months.
RIP JONATHAN MICHAEL WHITENER (April 30, 1987 – February 7, 2024)
Formal pronouncement of death was made on Wednesday at 7:38 p.m. He died earlier.
As of February 8, the small Koreatown restaurant Here’s Looking at You, aka HLAY, is not open to serve customers.
Reference address: 7733 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90046
An older brother of the decedent has been arrested multiple times for having meth, drug paraphernalia and other controlled substances — not just for being under the influence of those illicit substances, but also for intent to sell. § 11378
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