A friend of mine at a local police department had an interesting case a while back.
The question came up as to whether it was a homicide or a suicide. Most of the evidence supported a suicide, but the shotgun used in the shooting was found many feet from the vehicle where the shooting took place.
So we did
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Depending on popularity, I am starting a series of educational posts related to forensic science. I am modeling this series of posts on common testimony I have to give a jury, so that everyone is on the same page before we get to the meat of the case.
First thing. This is NOT a bullet:
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