(L.A.) Mark Abasta, 58, Ended His Life

Case Number: 2024-02356

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 58-year-old Latino male that occurred at his residence.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Mark Abasta.

Height: 5 feet 9 inches / Weight: 190 pounds

Manner of Death: Suicide

Cause of Death: Hanging

RIP MARK ANTHONY ABASTA (March 7, 1965 – February 7, 2024)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Wednesday at 1:01 a.m.

The decedent was arrested on September 15, 2021, by Riverside County sheriff’s deputies for the following:

  • 11550(A) – Use/Under Influence Controlled Substance
  • 10851(A) – Take Vehicle Without Owner’s Consent