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Coroner Identifies Monterey Park Transient Found Dead Near City Hall

(EGPNews) — Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office has identified an Asian man found dead next to a dumpster in Monterey Park as 56-year old To Luu.

On Jan. 9 at 9:36 am, a passerby saw him lying down next to the trash bin on 200 E. Garvey Avenue. Authorities pronounced him dead on the scene.

Authorities believe Luu was a transient who lived by the trash bin near Monterey Park city hall. His identity was released after his relatives were notified.

Information about the cause of death is pending, according to Assistant Chief Coroner Ed Winter.