Year: 1983 Source: American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology, v.4, no.4, (December 1983), p.351-354 SIEC No: 19850628

The results of an investigation into the strangulation death of a 53-year-old white male indicated that the actual cause of death as strangulation by ligature & that the death was suicidal. The victim had used twine which was wrapped around his neck 35 times & pulled taunt. Findings at the scene ruled out accidental autoerotic death (NBB)