(L.A.) Trevor Word, 38, Died in Prison

Case Number: 2023-16348

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 38-year-old White/Caucasian male that occurred in a prison.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Trevor Word.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Fentanyl Intoxication

RIP TREVOR WORD (August 20, 1985 – November 25, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Saturday at 4:30 p.m.

The Department of Medical Examiner publicly disclosed the COD ruling on January 31, presumably after the results of tox screening came back positive for the drug.

The decedent had been convicted of murder in the 2011 death of his girlfriend Rachel Bruner. He maintained that she had killed herself.