(L.A.) Richard Wong, 48, Died at a Residence

Case Number: 2023-07436

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 48-year-old Asian male that occurred at a residence.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Richard Wong.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Effects of Alprazolam, Methamphetamine, and Methylenedioxymethamphetamine

RIP RICHARD WONG (February 14, 1975 – June 20, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Tuesday at 12:20 p.m.

Ruling by the deputy medical examiner was published on July 30, presumably after the results of tox screening came back positive for the drugs.

Methylenedioxymethamphetamine or MDMA is commonly known as ecstasy.