(L.A.) Stephen Kim, 50, Died from Drugs

Case Number: 2023-01888

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 50-year-old male of Korean ethnicity that occurred in a rehabilitation / detox center.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Stephen Kim.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Effects of Fentanyl and Methamphetamine

RIP STEPHEN KIM (May 20, 1972 – February 12, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Sunday at 11:15 p.m.

Ruling by the deputy medical examiner was published on July 22, presumably after the results of tox screening came back positive for the drugs.