Wayne County Medical Examiner
Michigan officials are looking at whether policy changes are needed after it took years to determine that an unidentified body was that of a missing 13-year-old girl.
The Wayne County Medical Examiner will be working to determine what happened to an elderly woman who was found dead in a hot tub in a Detroit hotel over the weekend.
Wayne County Deputy Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Lee Hlavaty testified that Abreeya Brown and Ashley Conaway were shot in the head at close-range.
A 29-year-old mother of twins died of strangulation and blunt force trauma. That’s according to the Wayne County Medical Examiner’s office.
Preliminary indications are that a body found in the Detroit River is not that of a painter who fell off the Ambassador Bridge.
The Medical Examiner has ruled that a 56-year-old Grosse Pointe Park woman found dead in Detroit was strangled.
The Wayne County Medical Examiner has identified one of the women found dead in the trunk of a car on Christmas Day as 28-year-old Vernithea McCrary.
The bodies of a man and a woman found in an east side Detroit field have been identified by the Wayne County Medical Examiner’s office.
The University of Michigan Health System and Wayne County have agreed to partner for forensic services at the county medical examiner’s office.
A DNA test has confirmed that 5-year-old Mariha Smith, missing since last Sunday, was indeed the girl found dead in a burned home on Detroit’s west side.