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Autopsy Shows Michael Brown
Was Struck at Least 6 Times

New York Times, by Frances Robles & Julie Bosman

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 8/17/2014 11:16:10 PM

Ferguson, MO - Michael Brown, the unarmed black teenager who was killed by a police officer, sparking protests around the nation, was shot at least six times, including twice in the head, a preliminary private autopsy performed on Sunday found. One of the bullets entered the top of Mr. Brown’s skull, suggesting his head was bent forward when it struck him and caused a fatal injury, according to Dr. Michael M. Baden, the former chief medical examiner for the City of New York, (Snip) Mr. Brown, 18, was also shot four times in the right arm, he said, adding that all the bullets were fired into his front.

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No bullets in the back. Hmmm.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ruready?, 8/17/2014 11:21:13 PM     (No. 9969796)

Bull rush position

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JoniTx, 8/17/2014 11:22:47 PM     (No. 9969798)

FTA: “This one here looks like his head was bent downward,” he said, indicating the wound at the very top of Mr. Brown’s head. “It can be because he’s giving up, or because he’s charging forward at the officer.”

Interesting....

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Reply 3 - Posted by: msjena, 8/17/2014 11:30:22 PM     (No. 9969802)

Why wasn´t there similar outrage over the young mother who was chased and shot by Obama´s thugs in DC.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: horacer, 8/17/2014 11:37:42 PM     (No. 9969805)

They need a toxicology report. Was he on something. The four wounds to right arm are unusual.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: gollyneds, 8/17/2014 11:38:53 PM     (No. 9969806)

fortunately thieves are not an endanagered species, so we will survive.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: unagator, 8/17/2014 11:58:49 PM     (No. 9969820)

An unarmed bull rush by a cigar thief?

Yup...sounds likely. Happens all the time.

This cop is going to jail, folks.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: dvc, 8/18/2014 12:02:09 AM     (No. 9969825)

Note that the lies that the "eyewitness" (and accomplice in the crime) are telling, do not match the physical wounds in any way.
They DO match a man running full-on towards the officer, as the accidentally recorded eyewitness did say.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Northcross, 8/18/2014 12:21:07 AM     (No. 9969841)

Results from Eric Holder´s autopsy just came in:
17 shots in the back. Head wounds from being kicked after he was lying dead. Toxicology negative for drugs or stimulants.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: StephaniePlum, 8/18/2014 12:22:01 AM     (No. 9969843)

In my non-professional, logical-brain assessment of this confrontation, it would appear that the officer attempted to incapacitate a suspect approaching and threatening him by shooting 4 times to the right arm. Those shots failing to incapacitate the suspect, the officer had no choice but to resort to lethal force, shots to the head, as the suspect continued to advance on him.

Just my non-professional opinion. Tell me what I´m missing.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Pinchem, 8/18/2014 12:28:36 AM     (No. 9969846)

Unfortunately the black community have been brainwashed into believing 1,000 lies before they have the capacity to believe one truth. Ferguson is proof positive.

Why isn´t there a responsible black leader out there telling them the truth instead of firing them up to destroy property?

Did anyone ever teach blacks Honesty, ethics and Integrity?


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Reply 11 - Posted by: agrunt, 8/18/2014 12:37:51 AM     (No. 9969854)

"In my capacity as the forensic examiner for the New York State Police, I would say, ‘You’re not supposed to shoot so many times,..."
Oh doctor you are only allowed to shoot X times and then if he doesn´t stop you just let him kill you? Dumbest darn thing I´ve heard all week and this has been a week for dumb things.

Look folks the cop was not a champion marksman. And he was using 9mm ammo. This was a massive man running at him He was frightened and did not stop pulling the trigger till the guy hit the pavement.

It is clear to me why the cops did not charge the officer as all the forensic evidence I´ve seen supports the officer. His co-defendant in the strong armed robbery was lying through his teeth and should be so charged. They did not mention the entry and exit positions on the wounds to his right arms, but I bet it won´t show that he had his arms raised.

Much of the problems have been caused by the released of this false testimony by the rotten press.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: horacer, 8/18/2014 12:38:56 AM     (No. 9969855)

#9 your trained to fire center mass. Never at an arm or leg. Even if he was aiming at the arm to hit it four times is unusual. When the officer fired he would have aimed at the chest. Six shots and no wounds to the torso, it´s very odd.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/18/2014 12:57:45 AM     (No. 9969867)

We know how large MB was, how about the officer ?

A two bit thug gets an autopsy by one of the best in the country and that´s not good enough for EH. Does he want to write his own findings ?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Emerson, 8/18/2014 1:07:43 AM     (No. 9969873)

As two persons - one an eye-witness who saw the incident from his apartment, Brown "bum-rushed" ( bull rushed in football, something this big knew about) and another person who had Officer Wilson´s account - Brown went at Wilson in the police vehicle, then ran away, but circled back and rushed him.. that would be a head forward (down) position. (Think a defensive lineman in football.)

A forward rushing posture would explain the odd trajectories of the bullets and the multiple exit and reentry wounds.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 8/18/2014 1:09:21 AM     (No. 9969875)

#13, according to a neighbor quoted in the Daily Mail, the officer was tall and thin.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Emerson, 8/18/2014 1:13:06 AM     (No. 9969882)

I read that Officer Wilson weighs about 160 lbs.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 8/18/2014 1:19:22 AM     (No. 9969890)

#6 may not have seen the video of this hulking young man, who had been a football player, bullying the store clerk with his body. And a witness who tweeted said Brown´s rushing the armed officer was crazy. "He must be on something..."

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Reply 18 - Posted by: planetgeo, 8/18/2014 1:20:56 AM     (No. 9969892)

It´s pretty obvious by now that it doesn´t make any difference what the autopsy shows. There is a subset of the black community in Ferguson that has used the killing as a convenient excuse (supported by media apologists and assorted black grievance pimps) to loot...complete with protection from state police who apparently have been ordered not to impede their looting.

It´s a form of reparations actually. Obama, Holder, and their apparatchiks have intimidated the cops, the elected officials, and the media to not only not stop the looters but to not even make them feel like...you know...criminals. We´re supposed to feel they´re entitled to their looting.

Figures. That´s pretty much the attitude of the whole Obama administration as it looks the US treasury unimpeded.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: planetgeo, 8/18/2014 1:22:59 AM     (No. 9969896)

Loots, not looks.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: chumley, 8/18/2014 1:50:53 AM     (No. 9969908)

#9 and 13, they do teach center of mass because that is the most likely place to hit.
Just an idea here...If a shooter is under extreme stress and jerks the trigger, would the muzzle not go to the side a little, and slightly down? That might explain the arm hits. The officer missed.
Note that I am not an expert. I just plink a lot at non-dangerous targets that arent trying to kill me.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Shucky, 8/18/2014 8:26:41 AM     (No. 9970091)

We all know that not all politicians or bureaucrats are competent and ethical, why should police be any different? Police have been convicted of serious crimes including murder. Whether Wilson acted competently, or out of incompetence or even momentary anger, should be left to a jury to decide.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: NYBruin, 8/18/2014 9:05:45 AM     (No. 9970151)

Regarding the shots in the arm: some say that the police officer had been hit at least once in the face. If so, it´s easier to understand how he could miss the center mass of a large target (eyes watering, perhaps a bit woozy).

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