(L.A.) Robert Heathcote, 58, Died in an Accident

Case Number: 2022-07695

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 58-year-old male that occurred on the side of a mountain.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Robert Heathcote and egregiously listed his ethnicity as Cambodian.

Robert Heathcote death

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Blunt Trauma of Torso

RIP ROBERT HEATHCOTE (May 27, 1964 – July 24, 2022)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Sunday at 9:40 a.m.

The decedent was the bass player of the punk/metal band Suicidal Tendencies in the late 80s. According to his family, he died in a motorcycle accident.


Incident location: Angeles Crest Highway, 1.6 miles east of State Route 39, Pearblossom 93553