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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Toddler found dead yards away from Arkansas home identifiedDemocrat-Gazette previously reported. Foul play is not suspected in Aiden's de
Toddler found dead yards away from Arkansas home identified
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
Democrat-Gazette previously reported. Foul play is not suspected in Aiden's death. His body has been transported to the state medical examiner's office for an autopsy. Morgan said additional information regarding the case was not available as... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Remains found in Utah could be hiker missing since 20112011. He started walking the 60-mile Highline Trail on July 28 and was expected
Remains found in Utah could be hiker missing since 2011
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
2011. He started walking the 60-mile Highline Trail on July 28 and was expected to fly to British Columbia on Aug. 7 for another hike. The remains were taken to the Utah State Medical Examiner's Office for DNA testing.As Advertised in the Calgary... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
After all-night search, 2-old found deaditself caused the boy's death. Morgan said he did not suspect foul play in the
After all-night search, 2-old found dead
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
itself caused the boy's death. Morgan said he did not suspect foul play in the boy's death. The body was being sent to the state medical examiner's office for autopsy. He said the boy's grandmother, whom he would not identify, had just given the... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Grand jury finds Polk Co. officer-involved shooting justifiedfour involved deputies, officers from the Salem Police Department, Monmouth Pol
Grand jury finds Polk Co. officer-involved shooting justified
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 19 hours ago
four involved deputies, officers from the Salem Police Department, Monmouth Police Department, Oregon State Police, Oregon State Medical Examiner's Office, and five citizen witnesses. On Wednesday, the Grand Jury found that Deputy Gibson's use of... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
New Bedford stabbing leaves 15-old dead, two injuredbut are being treated at area hospitals. The deceased victim's identity is not
New Bedford stabbing leaves 15-old dead, two injured
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 22 hours ago
but are being treated at area hospitals. The deceased victim's identity is not being publicly released at this time. The state Medical Examiner's Office will take custody of the deceased to perform an autopsy. No one is charged in connection... Read more
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Deseret News
Remains of hiker missing since 2011 believed to have been found in High Uintahsbackpack, poncho, walking stick and other personal items, Bridge said. The skel
Remains of hiker missing since 2011 believed to have been found in High Uintahs
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
backpack, poncho, walking stick and other personal items, Bridge said. The skeletal remains were taken to the Utah State Medical Examiner's Office for DNA testing to positively confirm they are Robinson's. A cause of death had not been... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Probe continues in South Pittsburg toddler's deathAuthorities investigating the Friday death of a South Pittsburg, Tenn., toddler
Probe continues in South Pittsburg toddler's death
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
Authorities investigating the Friday death of a South Pittsburg, Tenn., toddler had few details to release Tuesday. The state medical examiner's office will classify the death of 2-year-old Zayne "Nugget" Harper as a homicide, South Pittsburg Police... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
UPDATE: Morgantown Police Continues Investigation Into Deputy Involved ShootingApartments earlier in the day of November 5. An autopsy was completed on the b
UPDATE: Morgantown Police Continues Investigation Into Deputy Involved Shooting
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
Apartments earlier in the day of November 5. An autopsy was completed on the body of David Romanoski by the West Virginia State Medical Examiner's Office on November 6, but the autopsy report has not been completed at this time, police said. Upon... Read more
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Deseret News
Orangeville woman found dead in home had been ‘praying for her life,’ warrant statesof death. There were no visible signs of trauma on the woman's body, deputies
Orangeville woman found dead in home had been ‘praying for her life,’ warrant states
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
of death. There were no visible signs of trauma on the woman's body, deputies said in their search warrants. The Utah State Medical Examiner's Office listed the cause of death as undetermined pending the outcome of toxicology tests, according... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
OSBI: Authorities say juvenile confessed to killing step-motherwalked into the Vinita Police Department about 7:30 a.m. Monday and reported th
OSBI: Authorities say juvenile confessed to killing step-mother
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 3 days ago
walked into the Vinita Police Department about 7:30 a.m. Monday and reported the slaying. The body is being sent to the state medical examiner's office for an autopsy to determine the cause and manner of death. The OSBI says the boy was placed... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Authorities say juvenile confessed to killing step-motherwalked into the Vinita Police Department about 7:30 a.m. Monday and reported th
Authorities say juvenile confessed to killing step-mother
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
walked into the Vinita Police Department about 7:30 a.m. Monday and reported the slaying. The body is being sent to the state medical examiner's office for an autopsy to determine the cause and manner of death. The OSBI says the boy is in... Read more
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Daily Mail
More explosive devices found in woods after suspect's deathplace and that's when deadly force was utilized,' the trooper said. Sawaf died
More explosive devices found in woods after suspect's death
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
place and that's when deadly force was utilized,' the trooper said. Sawaf died at the scene. His body was taken to the state medical examiner's office in Frankfort for an autopsy. His father Ali Sawaf, told the Herald-Leader that his son had... Read more
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Deseret News
Body found in Jordan River drainage pipeof a badly decomposed person. Salt Lake City fire crews helped remove the body
Body found in Jordan River drainage pipe
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
of a badly decomposed person. Salt Lake City fire crews helped remove the body from the water. The body was taken to the Utah State Medical Examiner's Office. Additional information will be posted as it becomes available. Twitter: DNewsCri... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Former resident killed fleeing policeplace and that's when deadly force was utilized," the trooper said. Sawaf died
Former resident killed fleeing police
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
place and that's when deadly force was utilized," the trooper said. Sawaf died at the scene. His body was taken to the state medical examiner's office in Frankfort for an autopsy. Further details on the altercation were not available pending... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Sheriff identifies woman who drowned in Arkansas lakeidentified as Amanda Champion, 42, of Altus. A news release from the Johnson C
Sheriff identifies woman who drowned in Arkansas lake
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
identified as Amanda Champion, 42, of Altus. A news release from the Johnson County Sheriff's office said the Arkansas State Medical Examiner's office determined the death was accidental. The sheriff's office responded to a call Aug. 10 that a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Beaver County man found dead inside his home at Knowles- who was also known as Gilbert Rodriguez. The agency says Estrada was found d
Beaver County man found dead inside his home at Knowles
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 9 days ago
- who was also known as Gilbert Rodriguez. The agency says Estrada was found dead Saturday by his employer and that the state medical examiner's office has found that he was stabbed to death. The OSBI says there have been no arrests in the... Read more
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Deseret News
Murray man charged with murder for allegedly using baseball bat to kill manit. Berry called 911 to alert police, according to the jail report. He was at
Murray man charged with murder for allegedly using baseball bat to kill man
Deseret News / Posted 9 days ago
it. Berry called 911 to alert police, according to the jail report. He was at the apartment when police arrived. The Utah State Medical Examiner's Office determined Houlihan died of blunt force trauma, charging documents say. His manner of death... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Man dies while participating in charity swimthe man pending notification of his family. Jamestown police say the man appea
Man dies while participating in charity swim
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 11 days ago
the man pending notification of his family. Jamestown police say the man appears to have suffered a medical problem. The state Medical Examiner's Office will perform an autopsy to determine the cause of death. The swim is a fundraiser for Save... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Baxter Co. Sheriff says man found dead in Lake Norfork- a 1976 Hydrasport - has not been found. The sheriff said the body had no sig
Baxter Co. Sheriff says man found dead in Lake Norfork
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 11 days ago
- a 1976 Hydrasport - has not been found. The sheriff said the body had no sign of injury or trauma and was sent to the state medical examiner's office for an autopsy to determine the cause and manner of death. Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Agency claims it could have done a better job at protecting infant after its death in D'Ibervillejob of protecting the child. The Mississippi Department of Child Protection Se
Agency claims it could have done a better job at protecting infant after its death in D'Iberville
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
job of protecting the child. The Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services claims that autopsy results from the state medical examiner's office show the child died from malnutrition and dehydration caused by starvation. Harrison County... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
Man who rigged explosives attempts escape, is shotthe altercation, saying it was being investigated by state police. Sawaf died
Man who rigged explosives attempts escape, is shot
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 12 days ago
the altercation, saying it was being investigated by state police. Sawaf died at the scene. His body was taken to the state medical examiner's office in Frankfort for an autopsy. Jacobs said the group had found several cameras - which are... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Man who rigged explosives attempts escape, is shotthe altercation, saying it was being investigated by state police. Sawaf died
Man who rigged explosives attempts escape, is shot
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 12 days ago
the altercation, saying it was being investigated by state police. Sawaf died at the scene. His body was taken to the state medical examiner's office in Frankfort for an autopsy. Jacobs said the group had found several cameras which are... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Man accused of rigging cameras shot by policeDepartment's hazardous devices unit were also involved. He says Sawaf died at
Man accused of rigging cameras shot by police
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 13 days ago
Department's hazardous devices unit were also involved. He says Sawaf died at the scene and that his body was taken to the state medical examiner's office in Frankfort for an autopsy. Jacobs provided no further details, citing the ongoing... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Man accused of rigging cameras shot by policeDepartment's hazardous devices unit were also involved. He says Sawaf died at
Man accused of rigging cameras shot by police
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 13 days ago
Department's hazardous devices unit were also involved. He says Sawaf died at the scene and that his body was taken to the state medical examiner's office in Frankfort for an autopsy. Jacobs provided no further details, citing the ongoing... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Man found dead along road near Catoosa, had gunshot woundssaid there was no identification on the body and the man's identity was not imm
Man found dead along road near Catoosa, had gunshot wounds
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
said there was no identification on the body and the man's identity was not immediately known. The body was sent to the state medical examiner's office. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Man found dead along road near Catoosa, had gunshot woundsbeen shot shortly before the body was found and that the body had several gunsh
Man found dead along road near Catoosa, had gunshot wounds
KTXS Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
been shot shortly before the body was found and that the body had several gunshot wounds. Jenkins said there was no identification on the body and the man's identity was not immediately known. The body was sent to the state medical examiner's offi... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Authorities: Man dies after shooting involving officershave not released the man's name or information about what led up to the shooti
Authorities: Man dies after shooting involving officers
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 13 days ago
have not released the man's name or information about what led up to the shooting. Troopers say the man's body has been sent to the State Medical Examiner's Office in Frankfort for an autopsy. Jacobs says the investi... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Norman man drowns while swimming in Lake Thunderbirdon Tuesday near Calypso Cove Marina. A patrol report says Dixon's body was rec
Norman man drowns while swimming in Lake Thunderbird
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 14 days ago
on Tuesday near Calypso Cove Marina. A patrol report says Dixon's body was recovered and he was pronounced dead by the state medical examiner's office. The body was sent to the medical examiner for an autopsy. Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Norman man drowns while swimming in Lake Thunderbirdhe yelled for help and went under water on Tuesday near Calypso Cove Marina. A
Norman man drowns while swimming in Lake Thunderbird
KTXS Abilene / Posted 14 days ago
he yelled for help and went under water on Tuesday near Calypso Cove Marina. A patrol report says Dixon's body was recovered and he was pronounced dead by the state medical examiner's office. The body was sent to the medical examiner for an autop... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Norman man drowns while swimming in Lake Thunderbirdhe yelled for help and went under water on Tuesday near Calypso Cove Marina. A
Norman man drowns while swimming in Lake Thunderbird
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 14 days ago
he yelled for help and went under water on Tuesday near Calypso Cove Marina. A patrol report says Dixon's body was recovered and he was pronounced dead by the state medical examiner's office. The body was sent to the medical examiner for an autop... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Police identify Ocean City body as Md. man127th Street as Michael West, 25, of Temple Hills, Md., according to a release.
Police identify Ocean City body as Md. man
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 14 days ago
127th Street as Michael West, 25, of Temple Hills, Md., according to a release. Autopsy results are still pending from the state medical examiner's office in Baltimore, but Ocean City detectives have determined that West’s death was not suspicious... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Police identify Ocean City body as Md. man127th Street as Michael West, 25, of Temple Hills, Md., according to a release.
Police identify Ocean City body as Md. man
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 14 days ago
127th Street as Michael West, 25, of Temple Hills, Md., according to a release. Autopsy results are still pending from the state medical examiner's office in Baltimore, but Ocean City detectives have determined that West’s death was not suspicious... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Police identify Ocean City body as Md. man127th Street as Michael West, 25, of Temple Hills, Md., according to a release.
Police identify Ocean City body as Md. man
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 14 days ago
127th Street as Michael West, 25, of Temple Hills, Md., according to a release. Autopsy results are still pending from the state medical examiner's office in Baltimore, but Ocean City detectives have determined that West’s death was not suspicious... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Police identify Ocean City body as Md. man127th Street as Michael West, 25, of Temple Hills, Md., according to a release.
Police identify Ocean City body as Md. man
The Record Searchlight / Posted 14 days ago
127th Street as Michael West, 25, of Temple Hills, Md., according to a release. Autopsy results are still pending from the state medical examiner's office in Baltimore, but Ocean City detectives have determined that West’s death was not suspicious... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Sheriff: Body recovered in W. Virginia that of missing teenbeen missing since flooding in June swept her away. State police Sgt. Drew Pen
Sheriff: Body recovered in W. Virginia that of missing teen
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 14 days ago
been missing since flooding in June swept her away. State police Sgt. Drew Pendleton tells news outlets the West Virginia state medical examiner's office identified the body as that of 14-year-old Mykala Phillips. She had been missing and presumed... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Sheriff: Body recovered in W. Virginia that of missing teenbeen missing since flooding in June swept her away. State police Sgt. Drew Pen
Sheriff: Body recovered in W. Virginia that of missing teen
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
been missing since flooding in June swept her away. State police Sgt. Drew Pendleton tells news outlets the West Virginia state medical examiner's office identified the body as that of 14-year-old Mykala Phillips. She had been missing and presumed... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginiastarvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginia
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 14 days ago
starvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the cause of death was starvation, citing the state Medical Examiner's Office. “They said the child died from malnutrition not attributed to disease,” McDowell County... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Sheriff: Body recovered in W. Virginia that of missing teenbeen missing since flooding in June swept her away. State police Sgt. Drew Pen
Sheriff: Body recovered in W. Virginia that of missing teen
The Marietta Times / Posted 14 days ago
been missing since flooding in June swept her away. State police Sgt. Drew Pendleton tells news outlets the West Virginia state medical examiner's office identified the body as that of 14-year-old Mykala Phillips. She had been missing and presumed... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginiastarvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginia
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 14 days ago
starvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the cause of death was starvation, citing the state Medical Examiner's Office. “They said the child died from malnutrition not attributed to disease,” McDowell County... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginiastarvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginia
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 14 days ago
starvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the cause of death was starvation, citing the state Medical Examiner's Office. “They said the child died from malnutrition not attributed to disease,” McDowell County... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginiastarvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginia
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 14 days ago
starvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the cause of death was starvation, citing the state Medical Examiner's Office. “They said the child died from malnutrition not attributed to disease,” McDowell County... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginiastarvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginia
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 14 days ago
starvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the cause of death was starvation, citing the state Medical Examiner's Office. “They said the child died from malnutrition not attributed to disease,” McDowell County... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Sheriff: Body recovered in W. Virginia that of missing teenbeen missing since flooding in June swept her away. State police Sgt. Drew Pen
Sheriff: Body recovered in W. Virginia that of missing teen
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
been missing since flooding in June swept her away. State police Sgt. Drew Pendleton tells news outlets the West Virginia state medical examiner's office identified the body as that of 14-year-old Mykala Phillips. She had been missing and presumed... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Sheriff: Body recovered in W. Virginia that of missing teenbeen missing since flooding in June swept her away. State police Sgt. Drew Pen
Sheriff: Body recovered in W. Virginia that of missing teen
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 15 days ago
been missing since flooding in June swept her away. State police Sgt. Drew Pendleton tells news outlets the West Virginia state medical examiner's office identified the body as that of 14-year-old Mykala Phillips. She had been missing and presumed... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginiastarvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginia
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 15 days ago
starvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the cause of death was starvation, citing the state Medical Examiner's Office. “They said the child died from malnutrition not attributed to disease,” McDowell County... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginiastarvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginia
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 15 days ago
starvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the cause of death was starvation, citing the state Medical Examiner's Office. “They said the child died from malnutrition not attributed to disease,” McDowell County... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginiastarvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginia
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 15 days ago
starvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the cause of death was starvation, citing the state Medical Examiner's Office. “They said the child died from malnutrition not attributed to disease,” McDowell County... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginiastarvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginia
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 15 days ago
starvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the cause of death was starvation, citing the state Medical Examiner's Office. “They said the child died from malnutrition not attributed to disease,” McDowell County... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginiastarvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginia
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 15 days ago
starvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the cause of death was starvation, citing the state Medical Examiner's Office. “They said the child died from malnutrition not attributed to disease,” McDowell County... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginiastarvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the
7-old girl found dead of starvation in West Virginia
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 15 days ago
starvation as the cause of death. The West Virginia MetroNews also reports the cause of death was starvation, citing the state Medical Examiner's Office. “They said the child died from malnutrition not attributed to disease,” McDowell County... Read more
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