(L.A.) Korey Passy, 37, Died on a Sidewalk

Case Number: 2023-17666

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 37-year-old White/Caucasian male that occurred on a sidewalk.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Korey Passy.

Born in L.A. County. Mother’s maiden name is Keren.

Height: 5 feet 10 inches / Weight: 140 pounds

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Effects of Fentanyl, Methamphetamine, Lidocaine, and Tapentadol

RIP KOREY STEVEN PASSY (January 16, 1986 – December 15, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Friday at 8:35 p.m.

The Department of Medical Examiner publicly disclosed the COD ruling on February 7, presumably after the results of tox screening came back positive for the drugs.

Tapentadol is an opioid used to manage severe pain that has not responded to non-opioid medications.

The decedent had a rap sheet that included an arrest in 2020 for 11377(a) — possession of meth.