(L.A.) Joseph Cobbs, 36, Died in a Crawl Space

Case Number: 2024-05861

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 36-year-old Latino male that occurred in a bridge/crawl space.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Joseph Cobbs.

STATUS: The decedent’s body is ready to be 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 six to nine months.

RIP JOSEPH COBBS (February 26, 1988 – April 8, 2024)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Monday at 7:41 p.m.