(L.A.) Manuel Guarchaj Chox, 19, Died at a Residence

Case Number: 2024-08676

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 19-year-old Latino male that occurred at his residence.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Manuel Guarchaj Chox.

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 five months.

RIP MANUEL GUARCHAJ CHOX (July 8, 2004 – May 30, 2024)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Thursday at 12:52 a.m.

Guarchaj and Chox are distinctly Guatemalan surnames.