Cuyahoga Medical Examiner says Michael Pavlina overdosed - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Man found dead in casino bathroom suffered from drug overdose

ME rules on man found dead (Source: WOIO) ME rules on man found dead (Source: WOIO)

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner has determined the final cause of death for a man found in the restroom at the Horseshoe Casino in June.

Initially it was believed that 43-year-old Michael Pavlina of Tensile died from natural causes but a recent report indicates that he died due to an accidental drug overdose.

The medical examiner says Pavlina had several drugs in his system, including heroin and oxycodone.

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