Comedian Fuquan Johnson Pronounced Dead At LA Party After Apparent Overdose, Police Say

Comic Fuquan Johnson was pronounced lifeless Friday night time (September 3) after an obvious overdose, stories say.

Johnson, 42, reportedly overdosed on fentanyl-laced cocaine in a Venice dwelling, TMZ writes. The outlet additionally states that two others have been pronounced lifeless on the scene. Comic Kate Quigley, who lives subsequent door to the home, was hospitalized in important situation. The id of the 2 different celebration attendees has not but been launched. 

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Health workers will decide what killed all three victims. Sources inform TMZ that every one 4 attendees took within the laced cocaine. The managed substance often called Fentanyl is an artificial opioid that’s 100 occasions stronger than morphine. The LAPD is investigating who provided the doses of painkillers. 

American actor, author, and producer Luke Barnett shared a tweet in regards to the passing of Johnson, calling him a “native icon within the North Hollywood neighborhood.” A drink was unnoticed in honor of Johnson at cocktail lounge NoBAR in North Hollywood, a spot that Johnson would frequent. 


Simply final Sunday (August 29), Johnson took to the stage on the Chocolate Sundaes Comedy Present hosted on the Chortle Manufacturing facility. 


“We have been blessed to simply have you ever grace our stage final Sunday… Extraordinarily humorous, extraordinarily actual, and will probably be extraordinarily missed,” Chocolate Sundaes mentioned in a condolence put up on Instagram.

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