Year: 1999 Source: Medicine, Science, and the Law, v.39, no.3, (July 1999), p.262-265 SIEC No: 20010514

The case of a 39-year-old male who died with three significant & separate shotgun wounds is presented. During the investigation, the possibility of murder was considered, but reconstruction of the case & postmortem findings led to the conclusion that the death was a suicide, accounted for by the type of weapon used & the stamina of the deceased. (6 refs.)