(L.A.) Kenny Ichikawa, 53, Died in a Tent

Case Number: 2023-16393

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 53-year-old Asian male that occurred in a tent.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Kenny Ichikawa. Born in L.A. County. Mother’s maiden name is Yoshida.

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 KENNETH T. ICHIKAWA (July 17, 1970 – November 27, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Monday at 7:39 a.m.

The surnames of both the decedent’s parents are Japanese.