(L.A.) Kehlani De Vroede, a Baby, Died in a Hospital

Case Number: 2023-12112

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a Black female that occurred in a hospital.

The coroner’s office has identified the infant girl as Kehlani De Vroede.

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 three to seven months.

RIP KEHLANI DE VROEDE (July 9, 2023 – September 10, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Sunday at 6:30 a.m.

On September 18, the medical examiner corrected the decedent’s surname from Devroede to De Vroede.