(L.A.) Yannieck Butler Malone, 32, Died on Thanksgiving

Case Number: 2023-16245

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 32-year-old White/Caucasian male that occurred in a sober living facility.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Yannieck Butler Malone.

Manner of Death: Suicide

Cause of Death: Effects of Fentanyl and Methamphetamine

RIP YANNIECK BUTLER MALONE (November 26, 1990 – November 23, 2023)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Thursday at 12:02 p.m.

The decedent may have gone by the monicker Brotha Yannick.

He was born Yannieck Oliver Malone in Santa Barbara County, California. His mother’s maiden name is Butler.

Ruling by the deputy medical examiner was published on February 3, presumably after the results of tox screening came back positive for the drugs.