Michael Orlando Grigsby, a 34-year-old black man, died from blunt force injuries on Saturday, Sept. 10, in the 3700 block of E. Avenue R12 in Palmdale, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
Grigsby was hanging out and drinking with a group of people in the neighborhood, said L.A. County Sheriff's Lt. Mike Rosson.
As the evening progressed, Grigsby became intoxicated and was disrespectful to some women in the group, Rosson said.
One woman’s teenage son and adult nephew confronted Grigsby, Rosson said, and an argument escalated into a fight. During the fight, Grigsby fell and struck his head on the concrete, Rosson said.
He was treated at the scene and taken to the hospital but never regained consciousness, Rosson said. Grigsby was pronounced dead at the hospital at 8:13 p.m., according to coroner’s records, which listed his death as ...