(L.A.) Michael Chamu, 28, Died at a Residence

Case Number: 2023-00969

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 28-year-old male of Latin American ethnicity that occurred at his residence.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Michael Chamu.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Fentanyl Toxicity

RIP MICHAEL CHAMU (June 11, 1994 – January 24, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Tuesday at 11:21 p.m.

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