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A vigil is held in South St. Louis for the Bosnian man killed by four teens with hammers on Sunday. (Allison Blood/KMOX)

Autopsy Shows Hammer Attack Injuries Primarily to Head

The autopsy in the Bevo neighborhood hammer attack shows 32-year old Zemir Begic suffered “multiple blows” to the head.

12/09/2014

The Justice Department autopsy found that Brown died from multiple gunshot wounds and had severe head and chest injuries, and a minor gunshot wound to Brown's right hand was evidence of close range discharge of a firearm. (Photo by Robert Cohen-Pool/Getty Images)

Federal Autopsy Released in Michael Brown Shooting

Justice Department autopsy found Brown died from multiple gunshot wounds and had severe head and chest injuries, minor gunshot wound to his right hand.

12/08/2014

A photo of Vonderrit Myers circulating social media allegedly shows him with a 9mm Smith & Wesson, with a  with a black base and silver slide, found at the scene of his fatal shooting.

Autopsy: Vonderrit Myers Jr. Was Shot Six Times From Behind

The pathologist says the six shots in rear of Meyers’ legs support claims that he was running away from police when he was shot.

10/23/2014

A demonstrator carries a picture of Michael Brown during a protest along Florissant Avenue on August 16, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Violent protests have erupted nearly every night along the street since the shooting death ofl Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

New Information Released on Michael Brown Case

A report by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch shows the official autopsy supports Ferguson officer Darren Wilson’s claim that Michael Brown struggled with him in his patrol vehicle, and that Brown did not have his hands up when he was shot Aug. 9.

10/22/2014

Forensic pathologist  Shawn Parcells points to one of the shots that hit teen Michael Brown during a preliminary autopsy report in Ferguson, Mo., on August 18, 2014. Parcells and Dr. Michael M. Baden, the former chief medical examiner for the City of New York, performed an autopsy at the request of the family of Brown. Baden reports that Brown was shot six times and the wound to the head was most likely the shot that killed Brown. Brown was shot by a St. Louis County officer  on August 9, 2014. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Pathologist: Michael Brown’s Hands May Have Been Up When Shot

A pathologist hired by the family of an unarmed Missouri teenager fatally shot by police says a bullet wound to his arm may have happened when he put his hands up, “but we don’t know.”

08/18/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Expert: Autopsy Reveals Eyewitness Accounts That Brown Was Shot In Back Are ‘False’

A forensic science expert says that Dr. Michael Baden’s autopsy on 18-year-old Michael Brown shows that eyewitness accounts that the teen was shot in the back was false.

08/18/2014

A demonstrator holds a sign reading, "Dont Shoot", with a picture of Michael Brown on August 17, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri. Violent outbreaks have taken place in Ferguson since the shooting death of Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9th. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

REPORT: Michael Brown Autopsy Shows Teen Was Struck at Least 6 Times

The New York Times is reporting that a preliminary private autopsy performed on Michael Brown show the 18-year-old was shot at least six times, including at least six in the head.

08/17/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Brown’s Funeral on Hold Until Second Autopsy Performed

The family of a Missouri teenager fatally shot by police is asking the U.S. Department of Justice to oversee a second autopsy.

08/14/2014

Michael Brown Jr. (UPI/handout)

TIMELINE: The Death of Michael Brown and Unrest in Ferguson

On Aug. 9, 18-year-old Michael Brown, a recent high school graduate about to start college, was shot and killed by a Ferguson, Mo., police officer. Brown was unarmed.

08/12/2014

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Severed Limb Washed Up On Lake Michigan Shore

A human leg was found on the shore of Lake Michigan, Chicago authorities said.

06/06/2013

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