(L.A.) Otulangi Akau, 27, Passed Away on a Sidewalk
Case Number: 2022-12369
Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 27-year-old male of Hawaiian ethnicity that occurred on a sidewalk.
The coroner’s office has identified the man as Otulangi Akau, originally from Pāhoa in the District of Puna on the big island.
Case status is deferred pending additional investigation.
Manner and cause of death have not yet been released; the information will be added to this page as soon as it becomes available.
According to his Facebook page, Akau had been working as a forklift driver at Tri Models Inc. in Carson, California, since December 7, 2018.
Akau was arrested on February 6, 2020, in Orange County, for possessing a drug without prescription.
On February 24 this year, Akau was arrested by the LAPD for robbery.
RIP OTULANGI AKAU (February 10, 1995 – November 29, 2022)