Cause and manner of death determined for rapper

Cause and manner of death determined for rapper

Cause and manner of death determined for rapper 150 150 Medical Examiner-Coroner

Nov. 5, 2018

Malcolm McCormick, the music artist known as Mac Miller, was found to have died from mixed drug toxicity, the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner determined.

On Sept. 7, McCormick (DOB: 1/19/92) was discovered unresponsive in his home located in the 11600 block of Valleycrest Drive in Studio City.

Authorities were called and McCormick was pronounced dead at the scene at 11:51 a.m.

On Sept. 8, an autopsy was performed and a cause of death was deferred pending further investigation.

It was later determined McCormick died from mixed drug toxicity (fentanyl, cocaine and ethanol).

The manner of death was certified as an accident.

The coroner case number for McCormick is 2018-06929. To request the coroner’s report, email pio@coroner.lacounty.gov.

 

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