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LASD - Los Angeles County Sheriffs Dept Information Bureau (SIB)
Tuesday August 15th, 2017 :: 03:20 p.m. PDT

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#LASD Homicide to Review Case Involving Accidental Overdose, 1200 Blk North Laurel Ave, West Hollywood

On Thursday, July 27, 2017, at approximately 7:22 p.m., Gemmel Moore died of a methamphetamine overdose.  An investigation by the responding deputies revealed no suspicious circumstances of foul play.  This was verified by the responding Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner investigator.  The cause of death was determined to be an accidental overdose. 
 
Concerns regarding the circumstances surrounding Mr. Moore’s death have risen.  In an abundance of caution, Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau has assigned several investigators to review the circumstances of the death to determine if any criminal culpability exists.
 
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau or Lieutenant Mendoza at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play or the Apple App Store or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org
 
 
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