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Texas deployed its National Guard to help with overflowing morgues in El Paso as the coronavirus death toll rises

El Paso County detention inmates, Sheriff officers, and morgue staff move bodies to refrigerated trailers outside the Medical Examiner's Office, November 14, 2020. Texas is sending 36 of its National Guard personnel to El Paso to help process the bodies of dead coronavirus victims. El Paso's county morgue has been so overwhelmed that it is using refrigerated trailers and paying prison inmates to move the bodies. That's just one snapshot in a nationwide surge of coronavirus cases — th...
Tags: Texas, Science, News, Cbs News, Brown University, US, Trends, Deaths, El Paso, Greg Abbott, Afp, National Guard, El Paso County, Medical Examiner, El Paso Texas, Medical Examiner s Office


Tamla Horsford Family Attorney Says Private Investigation Shows She May Have Been Murdered During “Adult Slumber Party”

Amid the recent Black Lives Matter movement and protests following the recent killings of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and countless others, there has been renewed interest in a number of cases where people feel as though justice hasn’t been served for Black victims of apparent violence. Among those cases is the mysterious death of Georgia mom Tamla Horsford. For the uninitiated, Horsford—a Forsyth County, Georgia mother of five—was found dead in the backyard of a home back in No...
Tags: Crime, News, Office, Atlanta, Georgia, Jazz, Graves, Black Lives Matter, Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Fernandez, GBI, Tamla, WSB TV, Medical Examiner, Forsyth County Sheriff 's Office, Major Crimes Unit


Private Investigation Shows Tamla Horsford May Have Been Murdered During “Adult Slumber Party,” Family Attorney Says

Amid the recent Black Lives Matter movement and protests following the recent killings of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and countless others, there has been renewed interest in a number of cases where people feel as though justice hasn’t been served for Black victims of apparent violence. Among those cases is the mysterious death of Georgia mom Tamla Horsford. For the uninitiated, Horsford—a Forsyth County, Georgia mother of five—was found dead in the backyard of a home back in No...
Tags: Crime, News, Office, Atlanta, Georgia, Jazz, Graves, Black Lives Matter, Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Fernandez, GBI, Tamla, WSB TV, Medical Examiner, Forsyth County Sheriff 's Office, Major Crimes Unit


Rapper Juice Wrld Died of Oxycodone and Codeine Overdose

Rapper Juice Wrld’s cause of death was confirmed as an accidental oxycodone and codeine overdose, the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office confirmed. The singer died Dec. 8 after suffering a seizure at Chicago’s Midway Airport. He was 21 years old. The Medical Examiner's Office has determined the cause and manner of death of 21-year-old Jarad A. […]
Tags: News, Chicago, Medical Examiner, Cook County Medical Examiner, Jarad, Lucid Dreams, All Girls Are The Same, Juice WRLD


Charred Body Found in NYC Storage Unit Is ‘Very Likely’ Missing Mom, Police Say

Photo Illustration The Daily Beast/NYPDFive days after a New York City teacher went missing, police believe they have found her body “burned beyond recognition” inside a storage facility in Staten Island, a senior NYPD official told The Daily Beast on Thursday.Jeanine Cammarata, a 37-year-old mother of three, was last seen around 9 p.m. Saturday leaving her boyfriend’s house to pick up two of her children from her estranged husband, Michael Cammarata. The first-grade teacher was reported missing...
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Colonial Cemetery Accidentally Unearthed in Philadelphia, and Researchers Race to Analyze the Bones

While digging a giant hole in the ground for a luxury residential building in Philadelphia, construction workers noticed something odd: Human bones kept turning up in the soil.Alarmed, an anonymous caller alerted the Medical Examiner's office, which halted the digging and looked at the bones. But these bones weren't from the recently departed, the examiner found. They were historic -- some dating to the 1700s -- and from the First Baptist Church burial ground, one of Philadelphia's f...
Tags: Science, United Kingdom, New York Times, New Jersey, Poland, Philadelphia, Temple University, Philadelphia Inquirer, First Baptist Church, Medical Examiner, Moran, Sarah Rogers, Rutgers University Camden, PMC Property Group, Society for American Archaeology, Anna Dhody


Teenage girl dies at Horseshoe Bend

On Christmas Eve , a 14-year-old girl from San Jose, California tragically fell from the iconic Horseshoe Bend overlook in Arizona. She had been visiting the overlook with her family, who last saw her at 2:00 PM that day, and reported her missing around 4:00 PM. A rescue helicopter was dispatched to search for the teen’s body, which was spotted at the base of the overlook, about 700 feet from where she had fallen. Since it was already dark, the rescue team was forced to wait until 10:00 AM the...
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The cofounder of HQ Trivia and Vine has died at the age of 35

HQ Trivia and Vine cofounder Colin Kroll has died at the age of 35, according to reports. The Daily Beast said he was found dead in his Manhattan apartment on Saturday night. Kroll was discovered by police after his girlfriend was unable to make contact with him, TMZ reported. Colin Kroll, the cofounder of HQ Trivia and Vine, has died at the age of 35, according to reports. TMZ was first to report the death of the tech executive, while The Daily Beast and others confirmed the story with New Y...
Tags: Twitter, Yahoo, Trends, Peter Thiel, Manhattan, Vine, EMS, New York Police Department, Dom Hofmann, Medical Examiner, Colin Kroll, Kroll, Jetsetter, HQ Trivia, Rus Yusupov, Vine Kroll


Psychiatrist asseses McSkillet's manic behavior

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Psychiatrist Clark Smith, MD, shed light on the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s findings in Trevor Heitmann’s autopsy that revealed the 18-year old suffered from mania.Heitmann caused the fiery 805 crash on August 23 that ended not only his own life but the lives of Aileen, 43, and Aryana Pizarro, 12.The Medical Examiner’s report showed Heitmann died of blunt force injuries. Toxicology reports indicated there were no signs of drugs or alcohol in Heitmann’s system. So what ...
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Psychiatrist asses McSkillet's manic behavior

Psychiatrist Clark Smith, MD. shed light on the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s findings in Trevor Heitmann’s autopsy that revealed the 18-year old suffered from mania. Heitmann caused the fiery 805 crash on August 23, that ended not only his own life but the lives of Aileen (43) and Aryana Pizarro (12).The Medical Examiner’s report showed Heitmann died of dozens of blunt force injuries. Toxicology reports indicated there were no signs of drugs or alcohol in Heitmann’s system. So what led an...
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Autopsy details McLaren crash on I-805

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - An autopsy performed on the teenager known as McSkillet is providing details about his mental state before he crashed his McLaren on Interstate 805 in San Diego, killing a mother and daughter.Trevor Heitmann, 18, died on August 23 when he drove the wrong way on the freeway in University City at 100 miles an hour. Heitmann’s sportscar crashed into an SUV, killing Aileen Pizarro, 43, and her 12-year-old daughter Aryana. The California Highway Patrol reported that video of the im...
Tags: News, San Diego, California Highway Patrol, Mclaren, CHP, Medical Examiner, Pizarro, University City, Carmel Valley, KGTV, San Diego County Medical Examiner, San Diego Police, Interstate 805, Ashley Falls Elementary School, Trevor Heitmann, Heitmann


Worker killed by falling beams identified

SPRING VALLEY (CNS) - Authorities Wednesday identified a worker who was fatally injured last week when iron beams fell off a truck and struck him at an East County metal-fabrication yard. Gregorio Segundo, 29, was helping load the I-beams shortly before 10:20 a.m. on Oct. 3 at West Coast Iron on Jamacha Road when he was fatally injured, according to the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office. "His co-worker was utilizing a forklift to place the beams onto the trailer bed," the Medical Ex...
Tags: News, West Coast, Hillcrest, East County, Medical Examiner, Cal OSHA, Medical Examiner s Office, San Diego County Medical Examiner, Segundo, Occupational Safety and Health, Scripps Mercy Hospital, Gregorio Segundo, Medical Examiner s Office Segundo, Jeanne Mairie Duval


3 die from cocaine laced with fetnanyl in PB, OB

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — Three people have died from ingesting cocaine laced with fentanyl in Pacific Beach and Ocean Beach this month.Two other people who ingested the laced cocaine overdosed but survived, according to the San Diego County District Attorney's Office. The victims ranged in age from 30- to 47-years-old.No arrests have been made, but authorities believe more of the dangerous blend is being sold by drug dealers.The deadly trend in the two beach communities highlights the dangers of u...
Tags: News, California, San Diego, San Diego County, Stephan, Medical Examiner, Pacific Beach and Ocean Beach, Glenn Wagner


Renewed call to identify woman killed on I-5

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — San Diego County officials made a new plea Saturday to identify a young woman who was hit and killed on Interstate 5 near the San Clemente Border Patrol station almost two weeks ago.The Hispanic female, believed to be in her late teens to early 20s, was hit while trying to run across northbound I-5 lanes at about 9:30 a.m. on Aug. 9.She may have recently traveled to the country from Mexico or another Central American country, according to Medical Examiner investigator Tessa Le...
Tags: News, Mexico, Fbi, Lee, Medical Examiner, U S Border Patrol, San Clemente, San Clemente Border Patrol, SAN DIEGO KGTV San Diego County, Tessa Lee, San Clemente Border Patrol Station


ME seeks help identifying woman killed on I-5

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — Officials are seeking the public's help to identify a young woman who was hit and killed on Interstate 5 near the San Clemente Border Patrol station almost two weeks ago.The Hispanic female, believed to be in her late teens to early 20s, was hit while trying to run across northbound I-5 lanes at about 9:30 a.m. on Aug. 9.She may have recently traveled to the country from Mexico or another Central American country, according to Medical Examiner investigator Tessa Lee.RELATE...
Tags: News, Mexico, Fbi, San Diego, Lee, Medical Examiner, U S Border Patrol, San Clemente, KGTV, San Clemente Border Patrol, Tessa Lee


Girl found in San Vicente Reservoir identified

LAKESIDE, Calif. (CNS) - Authorities Thursday identified a 12-year-old girl who was found dead in San Vicente Reservoir, five days after she fell from a boat. Lia Rose Barakett was on the bow of a vessel that was towing people on a tube when they fell into the water about 6 p.m. Saturday, according to San Diego police and the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office. The boat slowed down and the girl, who was visiting from Canada with several members of her family, went over the side and i...
Tags: News, Canada, San Diego, Calif, Medical Examiner, San Diego County Medical Examiner, San Vicente Reservoir, Lia Rose Barakett, Barakett


How the LA County Coroner could play a role in curbing the opioid epidemic

Los Angeles County could soon approve a program where the county’s Medical Examiner-Coroner would notify doctors about patients who have died of overdoses. On Tuesday, Aug. 14, county supervisors unanimously passed a motion instructing the Coroner to report back in 30 days regarding the feasibility of implementing the policy, which was inspired by a study published last week in the journal Science that showed the practice of sending out letters to physicians about deceased patients leads them to...
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Protesters disrupt 4th city council meeting

NATIONAL CITY, Calif. (KGTV) - Angered over the in-custody death of Earl McNeil, protesters disrupted the fourth straight city council meeting in National City.The meeting was a continuation of the session the night before, which was ended early after the crowd became unruly. Three people were arrested Tuesday night.On Wednesday afternoon, the city council resumed the meeting, voting on several agenda items. At times, protesters would shout at the city council members who were speaking.At the en...
Tags: News, Medical Examiner, National City, UCSD, McNeil, Manuel Rodriguez, Christina Griffin, National City Police Department, National City Police, NATIONAL CITY Calif KGTV, Earl McNeil, Black Lives Matter San Diego, San Diego County Jail, Psychiatric Emergency Response Team PERT


"Memorial Mile" held for El Cajon track coach

EL CAJON, Calif. (KGTV) - Nearly 200 people took part in a memorial walk for a beloved Valhalla High School cross country and track coach. The walk took place Friday evening, at the track where Carter Yarborough coached and inspired many student-athletes. RELATED: Motorcyclist dies after crashing into deputy's SUVYarborough died Sunday, when he was riding his motorcycle north on Highway 101 in Encinitas. He crashed into Sheriff's patrol car that was headed south and turned left into his ...
Tags: News, Carter, Highway 101, El Cajon, Medical Examiner, Encinitas, Valhalla, EL CAJON Calif, Carter Yarborough, Garrett Ince


Family of collision victim wants answers

ENCINITAS (CNS) - A motorcyclist who was killed in Encinitas over the weekend when he crashed into a sheriff's patrol car has been identified as Valhalla High School cross country coach Carter Yarborough.Yarborough, 48, was traveling northbound at a high speed on South Coast Highway north of C street when he struck a southbound sheriff's vehicle that entered his lane after turning left, according to the Medical Examiner's office.The crash occurred around 11:30 a.m. Sunday.The motorcy...
Tags: News, San Diego County, Medical Examiner, Encinitas, Baggs, Yarborough, Valhalla High School, South Coast Highway, Carter Yarborough Yarborough


A most premeditated murder

A MOST PREMEDITATED MURDER It was late in the afternoon when Edward and Miriam returned to the mansion. For the last few months, despite his deteriorating health Mr. Aronson had insisted that they leave and give him his peace at the country estate. They had been in his employ for the last eighteen years as a husband and wife couple taking care of the house and the old man's needs. They tried to protest his being alone but he insisted and they knew better than to fight with him. They arrived and...
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Tom Petty’s Family Says He Died of Accidental Overdose

Tom Petty’s cause of death was an accidental overdose, his family said in a Facebook post on Friday. “Our family sat together this morning with the Medical Examiner – Coroner’s office and we were informed of their final analysis that Tom Petty passed away due to an accidental drug overdose as a result of taking […]
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Cause of death released for high school student

The Medical Examiner’s office has released the cause of death for a 17-year-old Granite Hills High School student who died after being ejected from a Jeep in December.
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Cause of death released for Coronado surf coach

The Medical Examiner has released the cause of death for the Coronado surf coach and father of six who died Friday.
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87-year-old man killed in hit-and-run identified

An 87-year-old man fatally injured by a hit-and-run motorist on Saturday evening was identified today by the Medical Examiner as Jack Hesselbach of Encinitas.
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Lil Peep Had Xanax, Fentanyl, Cocaine and Many Other Drugs in His System When He Died

The results of the toxicology report from Lil Peep’s autopsy has been revealed, and it looks like the rapper had nearly a dozen different drugs in his system when he overdosed and died on his tour bus. TMZ obtained Lil Peep’s toxicology results from the Pima County Medical Examiner, which revealed that the rapper died as the result of an overdose of Fentanyl and Xanax. Peep’s official cause of death came from the “combined toxic effects of fentanyl and alprazolam.” Alprazolam is the generic form...
Tags: Celebs, Instagram, Drugs, Cocaine, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Xanax, Tucson, Tucson Arizona, Medical Examiner, Peep, Cause Of Death, Fentanyl, Lil Peep, Bons


Motorcyclist killed SR-94 crash in Dulzura ID'd

San Diego's Medical Examiner has identified the motorcyclist involved in a deadly crash with a tractor-trailer on State Route 94 Tuesday.
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DNA — Debate Or Debacle, And Why A Good Judge Makes All The Difference

When infallible science turns out to be not so infallible, the consequences can be grave.
Tags: Crime, Law, Dna, Medical Examiner, Marina Stajic, Criminally Yours, Toni Messina, Allan Jamieson, Mark Dwyer


Atlanta Rapper Yung Mazi, Who Once Claimed to Be “Bulletproof,” Shot & Killed

Yung Mazi, an up and coming rapper from Atlanta, was shot to death in his hometown Sunday night (Aug. 6). Atlanta’s 11 Alive News reported that the deadly shooting happened at around 8:55 p.m. in ATL’s Kirkwood community near the intersection of Oakview Road and Hosea L. Williams Drive. Mazi (real name: Jabril A.) was reportedly shot “multiple times” as he was walking out of a pizza restaurant called Urban Pie. Police said he appeared to have been targeted in the shooting.. A nearby Mercedes ...
Tags: Crime, News, Guns, Atlanta, Fox, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Gun Violence, Shooting Death, Killed, Rich Homie Quan, Waffle House, Mercedes Benz, Oakview Road, Hosea


Man shot near Rainier Playfield

A 23-year-old man was shot — with the Medical Examiner’s Officer called — Friday evening near Rainier Playfield.
Tags: Crime, News, Local News, Medical Examiner, Rainier Playfield