Tamir Rice Autopsy Released, Death Ruled A Homicide
Tamir Rice's autopsy shows the teen suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen which caused injuries to major vessels, intestines and the pelvis.By Madison Burke | December 12, 2014
An Ohio Medical Examiner has released the autopsy of Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old boy shot and killed by a Cleveland police officer. The autopsy ruled the death as a homicide.
The report shows Tamir suffered a gunshot wound to his abdomen. The bullet is said to have caused injuries to major vessels, intestines and the pelvis and eventually lead to Tamir's death.
Tamir was shot on November 22 by officer Timothy Loehmann who responded to a call the boy was waving a gun. The gun ended up being an airsoft gun.