(L.A.) Maria Sanchez, 46, Died at a Transient Encampment

Case Number: 2023-07942

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 46-year-old Hispanic female that occurred at a transient encampment.

The coroner’s office has identified the woman as Maria Sanchez.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Combined Effects of Methamphetamine and Fentanyl

RIP MARIA SANCHEZ (January 18, 1977 – June 29, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Thursday at 10:10 a.m.

Ruling by the deputy medical examiner was published on August 13, presumably after the results of tox screening came back positive for the drugs.