(L.A.) Keith Poitier, 53, Died at a Residence
Case Number: 2020-00237
Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 53-year-old male of Black ethnicity that occurred at a residence.
The coroner’s office has identified the man as Keith Poitier.
Manner of Death: Accident
Cause of Death: Hypertensive Cardiovascular Disease
Other Significant Condition: Effects Of Phencyclidine
RIP KEITH POITIER (July 22, 1966 – January 8, 2020)
Phencyclidine or phenylcyclohexyl piperidine (PCP), also known as angel dust among other names, is a dissociative anesthetic mainly used recreationally for its significant mind-altering effects. PCP may cause hallucinations, distorted perceptions of sounds, and violent behavior.