Cause and manner of death determined for Verne Troyer

Cause and manner of death determined for Verne Troyer

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

October 10, 2018

Actor Verne Troyer, who passed away at a hospital in April, was found to have died from sequelae of alcohol intoxication, the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner determined.

On April 3, Verne Jay Troyer (DOB: 1/1/69) of North Hollywood was taken by paramedics from his home located in the 8000 block of Teesdale Avenue in North Hollywood to a hospital in Van Nuys for reported alcohol intoxication.

Three weeks later, on April 21, Troyer was pronounced dead at the hospital at 11:27 a.m.

On April 22, an autopsy was performed on Troyer and a cause of death was deferred pending further investigation.

It was later determined Troyer died from sequelae of alcohol intoxication.

The manner of death was certified as a suicide.

The coroner case number for Troyer is 2018-03122. To request the coroner’s report, email pio@coroner.lacounty.gov.

 

 

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