(L.A.) Thomas Yi, 91, Died in a Hospital

Case Number: 2022-02997

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 91-year-old male of Korean ethnicity that occurred in a hospital.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Thomas Yi.

Manner of Death: Homicide

Cause of Death: Blunt Head Trauma

Other Significant Condition: Atherosclerotic and Hypertensive Cardiovascular Disease

RIP THOMAS YI (February 27, 1931 – March 13, 2022)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Sunday at 12:34 p.m.

The incident happened on March 11 at the decedent’s residence at 455 South Union Avenue, Los Angeles, 90017. He was living in Unit #303 of the Union Towers Apartments building.

He was taken to and expired two days later at LAC + USC Medical Center, located at 2051 Marengo Street, Los Angeles, 90033.