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Staten Island Advance
No arrests in infant death ruled a homicide Thursdayhad been made Monday night in the January death of a 7-month-old New Springvill
Staten Island Advance / Posted 13 hours ago
had been made Monday night in the January death of a 7-month-old New Springville boy that was recently ruled a homicide. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner ruled the death of Dameen Mohammed a homicide Thursday. Malnutrition and... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Crash on I-64 results in one dead Sundayfire, killing the passenger. The male driver was taken to Riverside Hospital.
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 18 hours ago
fire, killing the passenger. The male driver was taken to Riverside Hospital. The passenger that died in the indecent has not been identified by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. Troopers still are in the process of investigating the cra... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Officials identify hiker who died in Appalachian Trail fallthe woods near Snowden and Big Island for almost 12 hours Thursday in an effort
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
the woods near Snowden and Big Island for almost 12 hours Thursday in an effort to recover Nanninga. His body was taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Roanoke to verify the cause of death. (Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Officials identify hiker who died in Appalachian Trail fallthe woods near Snowden and Big Island for almost 12 hours Thursday in an effort
WVVA Bluefield / Posted yesterday
the woods near Snowden and Big Island for almost 12 hours Thursday in an effort to recover Nanninga. His body was taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Roanoke to verify the cause of death. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford suicide prevention resources increase to meet growing needin a two-week period from Jan. 31 to Feb. 12, 2016. There were a total of 387
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
in a two-week period from Jan. 31 to Feb. 12, 2016. There were a total of 387 suicides statewide last year, according to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. The number of suicides has steadily increased every year since 2013, when 330... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford suicide prevention resources increase to meet growing needin a two-week period from Jan. 31 to Feb. 12, 2016. There were a total of 387
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
in a two-week period from Jan. 31 to Feb. 12, 2016. There were a total of 387 suicides statewide last year, according to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. The number of suicides has steadily increased every year since 2013, when 330... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VSP Investigating Death in Buckingham Countylying in the roadway and a male subject standing over her. The adult female wa
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 3 days ago
lying in the roadway and a male subject standing over her. The adult female was deceased. Her remains were transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Richmond for examination, autopsy and positive identification. The male subject,... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Old's Father Charged In His Death, Caregivers Told Investigators The Boy Fellwere not consistent with a fall, as initially reported by his caregiver, but we
CBS Baltimore / Posted 3 days ago
were not consistent with a fall, as initially reported by his caregiver, but were due to some other type of force. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner conducted an autopsy, which ruled the boy’s death a homicide by multiple... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Updated: 1 dead, 1 injured after 2 struck by train in Thompsonand Worcester Railroad representatives were contacted and responded to the scen
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
and Worcester Railroad representatives were contacted and responded to the scene, state police said. According to police, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner responded to the scene, will assist in the investigation and will conduct a... Read more
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The Scientist
Two Genetic Forensics Techniques Draw Fireprogram to calculate whether a given person’s genetic material is likely presen
The Scientist / Posted 6 days ago
program to calculate whether a given person’s genetic material is likely present in a sample of mixed DNA. The lab in the office of the chief medical examiner estimates it has used high-sensitivity testing on evidence for 3,450 cases and FST... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Deputies ID man killed during domestic shooting at Powhatan body shopdetermine if criminal charges are appropriate,” Capt. Jeffery S. Searfoss with
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 6 days ago
determine if criminal charges are appropriate,” Capt. Jeffery S. Searfoss with the Powhatan County Sheriff’s Office said. “The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is assisting the Powhatan County Sheriff’s Office with the on-going death... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Police Investigating Death of Detainee Found Unresponsive in Cellsaid the death appears to be a natural, medical-related death but there will be
NBC Connecticut / Posted 7 days ago
said the death appears to be a natural, medical-related death but there will be a complete internal investigation. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner conducted an autopsy and the findings were "pending further studies" but nothing... Read more
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Boston Globe
A homicide at Bridgewater State Hospital raises profound questions about care for the mentally illafter Messier’s death, at a meeting with an assistant district attorney and Sta
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
after Messier’s death, at a meeting with an assistant district attorney and State Police investigators. Neither Hull nor the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner would comment for this article. Today, Messier’s father and mother — Kevin Messier... Read more
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Daily Press
Partner violence deaths in Virginia higher than national averagedecreased by 8 percent. There were 112 intimate partner violence-related homici
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
decreased by 8 percent. There were 112 intimate partner violence-related homicides in 2014 — the lowest since 1999, when the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner began compiling a report on fatal family violence. Officials say it’s hard to... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Rockport man accused of killing four people in Massachusettsthis case, according to the news release. No further information will be relea
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 9 days ago
this case, according to the news release. No further information will be released until official identification by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner and the notification of next of kin. This killing does not appear to be a random... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Rockport man accused of killing four people in MassachusettsOffice, according to the news release. No further information will be released
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 9 days ago
Office, according to the news release. No further information will be released pending official identification by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner and notification of next of kin. This does not appear to be a random incident and... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
6 People Die From Heat-Related Illnesses During Bay Area Heat Wavethe most vulnerable,” Christopher Wirowek, a spokesman for San Francisco’s medi
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 10 days ago
the most vulnerable,” Christopher Wirowek, a spokesman for San Francisco’s medical examiner’s office, said in a statement. “The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner recommends well-being checks and frequent contact to ensure friends, family, and... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Drug overdose deaths keep steady pace through first half of 2017to the Maine Attorney General’s office. A news release sent out Wednesday stat
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 12 days ago
to the Maine Attorney General’s office. A news release sent out Wednesday states through the first six months of 2017 the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner recorded 185 deaths attributable to drug overdoses. They say the deaths are keeping... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Drug overdose deaths keep steady pace through first half of 2017to the Maine Attorney General’s office. A news release sent out Wednesday stat
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
to the Maine Attorney General’s office. A news release sent out Wednesday states through the first six months of 2017 the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner recorded 185 deaths attributable to drug overdoses. They say the deaths are keeping... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Motorcyclist Dies After Being Struck by Car in Hamden38-year-old New Haven man operating the motorcycle was pronounced dead by param
NBC Connecticut / Posted 14 days ago
38-year-old New Haven man operating the motorcycle was pronounced dead by paramedics. His body was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) in Farmington. The identity of the victim has not been revealed. It is not... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Fentanyl isn't letting up, and Alberta's medical examiners say efforts to date have done little to curb opioid deathsEDMONTON — In the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner each morning, medical ex
Calgary Sun / Posted 15 days ago
EDMONTON — In the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner each morning, medical examiners, investigators, and morgue staff divide the stack of files containing unexplained deaths that have come in from the night before. Five years ago, this department,... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Poultney man killed after standoff with policefired multiple rounds from their department issued patrol rifles. The deceased,
Rutland Herald / Posted 17 days ago
fired multiple rounds from their department issued patrol rifles. The deceased, Michael Battles will be transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for an autopsy to determine official cause and manner of death. Detectives are... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Bethel group raises awareness about addiction with vigilstate is on track to have more than 1,000 drug intoxication deaths by the end o
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 18 days ago
state is on track to have more than 1,000 drug intoxication deaths by the end of the year. According to a new report from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, there were 539 accidental drug abuse deaths between Jan. 1 and June 30. If the rate... Read more
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The News-Times
Bethel group raises awareness about addiction with vigilstate is on track to have more than 1,000 drug intoxication deaths by the end o
The News-Times / Posted 18 days ago
state is on track to have more than 1,000 drug intoxication deaths by the end of the year. According to a new report from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, there were 539 accidental drug abuse deaths between Jan. 1 and June 30. If the rate... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Clinic Writes Narcan Prescriptions on Overdose Awareness Dayas many people as possible with Narcan, so if they encounter someone who is ove
NBC Connecticut / Posted 18 days ago
as many people as possible with Narcan, so if they encounter someone who is overdosing they can reverse that." This week the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner released new alarming numbers. There have been 539 accidental drug abuse deaths in... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Losing the battle: Father shares story of young daughter who died from heroin and fentanyldrug overdoses. This year the number of fatal overdoses is expected to climb to
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
drug overdoses. This year the number of fatal overdoses is expected to climb to 1071. The half year report released from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner says so far 539 people have died from overdoses in 2017. Those numbers prompting... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford man confesses to selling heroin city man took before dyingwhich is known to be added to heroin and can be many times stronger than the dr
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
which is known to be added to heroin and can be many times stronger than the drug itself. When Peretz’ body was examined, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner reported that Peretz accidentally died from acute intoxication after taking the two... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford man confesses to selling heroin city man took before dyingwhich is known to be added to heroin and can be many times stronger than the dr
Darien News-Review / Posted 19 days ago
which is known to be added to heroin and can be many times stronger than the drug itself. When Peretz’ body was examined, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner reported that Peretz accidentally died from acute intoxication after taking the two... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Stamford man confesses to selling heroin city man took before dyingwhich is known to be added to heroin and can be many times stronger than the dr
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
which is known to be added to heroin and can be many times stronger than the drug itself. When Peretz’ body was examined, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner reported that Peretz accidentally died from acute intoxication after taking the two... Read more
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BC Local News
Wetaskiwin RCMP charge man in homicide investigationmurder in the death of 16-year-old Nakoda Twoyoungmen** of Samson Cree Nation.
BC Local News / Posted 20 days ago
murder in the death of 16-year-old Nakoda Twoyoungmen** of Samson Cree Nation. An autopsy was conducted earlier today at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Edmonton, wherein the manner of Nakoda Twoyoungmen's death was determined to be... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Connecticut medical examiner projects more than 1,000 deaths due to drug overdosesThe Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is projecting Connecticut will hit a d
Connecticut Post / Posted 21 days ago
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is projecting Connecticut will hit a dire milestone this year: More than 1,000 people are likely to die from drug overdoses in the state. Chief Medical Examiner Dr. James Gill in a release Monday said he’s... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Man charged with manslaughter in Stamford overdose deaththe overdose death of Daniel Peretz. Peretz, 28, was found dead in his Towne St
Darien News-Review / Posted 21 days ago
the overdose death of Daniel Peretz. Peretz, 28, was found dead in his Towne Street apartment on July 15 and results from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner show that illicit drugs contributed to his death. Pipicelli’s arrest was the result... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Connecticut medical examiner projects more than 1,000 deaths due to drug overdosesThe Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is projecting Connecticut will hit a d
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is projecting Connecticut will hit a dire milestone this year: More than 1,000 people are likely to die from drug overdoses in the state. Chief Medical Examiner Dr. James Gill in a release Monday said he’s... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Man charged with manslaughter in Stamford overdose deaththe overdose death of Daniel Peretz. Peretz, 28, was found dead in his Towne St
Stamford Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
the overdose death of Daniel Peretz. Peretz, 28, was found dead in his Towne Street apartment on July 15 and results from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner show that illicit drugs contributed to Peretz’s death. Pipicelli’s arrest was the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Man charged with manslaughter in Stamford overdose deaththe overdose death of Daniel Peretz. Peretz, 28, was found dead in his Towne St
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
the overdose death of Daniel Peretz. Peretz, 28, was found dead in his Towne Street apartment on July 15 and results from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner show that illicit drugs contributed to Peretz’s death. Pipicelli’s arrest was the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Forensic tester hopes for justice for Natalee Holloway after bone findis used to working on major criminal cases like this one. A career forensic sc
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
is used to working on major criminal cases like this one. A career forensic scientist, he worked from 1999 to 2012 for the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in New York. The 9/11 atrocity put the lab at the cutting edge of identifying human... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Drug deaths in state on track to top a thousand by year’s endis on track to have more than a thousand drug intoxication deaths by the end of
Stamford Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
is on track to have more than a thousand drug intoxication deaths by the end of the year, according to a new report from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. According to the report, there were 539 accidental drug abuse deaths between Jan.... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Drug deaths in state on track to top a thousand by year’s endis on track to have more than a thousand drug intoxication deaths by the end of
Connecticut Post / Posted 21 days ago
is on track to have more than a thousand drug intoxication deaths by the end of the year, according to a new report from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. According to the report, there were 539 accidental drug abuse deaths between Jan.... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Drug deaths in state on track to top a thousand by year’s endis on track to have more than a thousand drug intoxication deaths by the end of
Greenwich Time / Posted 21 days ago
is on track to have more than a thousand drug intoxication deaths by the end of the year, according to a new report from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. According to the report, there were 539 accidental drug abuse deaths between Jan.... Read more
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The News-Times
Drug deaths in state on track to top a thousand by year’s endis on track to have more than a thousand drug intoxication deaths by the end of
The News-Times / Posted 21 days ago
is on track to have more than a thousand drug intoxication deaths by the end of the year, according to a new report from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. According to the report, there were 539 accidental drug abuse deaths between Jan.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Drug deaths in state on track to top a thousand by year’s endis on track to have more than a thousand drug intoxication deaths by the end of
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
is on track to have more than a thousand drug intoxication deaths by the end of the year, according to a new report from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. According to the report, there were 539 accidental drug abuse deaths between Jan.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford County Detention Center inmate dies at hospitalwith the Forensic Services Unit also responded to document the scene and collec
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
with the Forensic Services Unit also responded to document the scene and collect evidence, according to the Facebook post. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner was notified, but declined to respond because of pre-existing medical conditions... Read more
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Daily Mail
9/11 scientist is testing bones in Natalee Holloway huntis used to working on major criminal cases like this one. A career forensic sc
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
is used to working on major criminal cases like this one. A career forensic scientist, he worked from 1999 to 2012 for the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in New York. The 9/11 atrocity put the lab at the cutting edge of identifying human... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Norwalk man pleads guilty to heroin distribution in overdose deathboyfriend reported that he passed out from the heroin that he had ingested and,
Connecticut Post / Posted 25 days ago
boyfriend reported that he passed out from the heroin that he had ingested and, when he awoke, his girlfriend was dead. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has determined that the victim died from acute heroin, cocaine and alcohol... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Norwalk resident faces up to 20 years for heroin distributioningested, the release said. The boyfriend told police that he passed out and wh
Connecticut Post / Posted 25 days ago
ingested, the release said. The boyfriend told police that he passed out and when he woke up he found his girlfriend dead. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner conducted an autopsy and determined that the victim died from “acute heroin, cocaine... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Norwalk resident faces up to 20 years for heroin distributioningested, the release said. The boyfriend told police that he passed out and wh
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
ingested, the release said. The boyfriend told police that he passed out and when he woke up he found his girlfriend dead. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner conducted an autopsy and determined that the victim died from “acute heroin, cocaine... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Ocean City Police Conclude Beach Death InvestigationDetectives are still unsure what caused the hole to collapse. No evidence of fo
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 25 days ago
Detectives are still unsure what caused the hole to collapse. No evidence of foul play was found during the investigation. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner ruled her death as accidental caused by asphyxia due to suffocation. An autopsy... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Beach Hole Death Investigation Concluded, Autopsy Says Alcohol Was A Factoraround 2 a.m. that morning and sat in a hole that was about three or four feet
CBS Baltimore / Posted 25 days ago
around 2 a.m. that morning and sat in a hole that was about three or four feet deep. At some point, it collapsed on her. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner ruled the death to be accidental caused by asphyxia due to suffocation. Detectives... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Winning $758M Powerball ticket sold in Massachusettsman dies of 'tick-borne disease' A Connecticut man died earlier this month of
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 26 days ago
man dies of 'tick-borne disease' A Connecticut man died earlier this month of a "tick-borne disease," according to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. A Connecticut man died earlier this month of a "tick-borne disease," according to... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Handwritten letter tied to balloon travels to East Hamptonman dies of 'tick-borne disease' A Connecticut man died earlier this month of
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 26 days ago
man dies of 'tick-borne disease' A Connecticut man died earlier this month of a "tick-borne disease," according to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. A Connecticut man died earlier this month of a "tick-borne disease," according to... Read more
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