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Coroner: Stanford to study body of Las Vegas shooter

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Mikayla Whitmore Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg speaks to members of the media throughout a press instruction in Las Vegas, Nev. on October 5, 2017. The rundown was held to discuss the efforts different firms have been performing to provide convenience and help to the victims and their families associated with the mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest celebration this past Sunday.

Friday, Oct. 13, 2017|5:45 p.m.

. The coroner in Las Vegas states the body of the man who released the deadliest mass shooting in contemporary U.S. history has been sent out to Stanford University for research study.

Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg stated Friday that an autopsy was completed on 64-year-old Stephen Craig Paddock, but a finding on a cause and way of his death is not anticipated for several months.

Fudenberg states it will await the outcomes of several forensic analyses at Stanford, including a neuropathological evaluation of Paddock’s brain tissue.

The coroner says the bodies of all 58 victims in the Oct. 1 shooting at the Path 91 Harvest Festival concert on the Las Vegas Strip were gone back to next-of-kin by Oct. 6.

Fudenberg says Paddock’s body will be gone back to his household after forensic test outcomes are known.

Coroner releases names of all 58 Las Vegas shooting victims

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Mikayla Whitmore Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg speaks to members of the media during a press briefing in Las Vegas, Nev. on October 5, 2017.

Coroner: Jerry Lewis death was from end-stage heart disease

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Associated Press FILE -In this Sept. 5, 2005, file photo, longtime host Jerry Lewis carries out throughout the Muscular Dystrophy Association telethon in Beverly Hills, Calif. Lewis, the comic and director whose fundraising telethons became as well-known as his hit films, has actually died. Lewis died Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, inning accordance with his press agent. He was 91. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

Monday, Aug. 21, 2017|5:10 p.m.

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Authorities in Las Vegas say Jerry Lewis passed away of heart problem, however the phrasing of his death certificate differs from exactly what was reported previously.

Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg said Monday that Lewis’ official cause of death was end-stage cardiac disease and peripheral vascular illness.

Lewis was the clownish comic hailed as a creative genius and the host for decades of yearly muscular dystrophy telethons.

He passed away Sunday of natural causes in Las Vegas at age 91.

Fudenberg says coroner deputies had actually been told Lewis passed away of ischemic (ih-SKEE’-mihk) cardiomyopathy.

Ferozan Malal is the hospice and palliative medication doctor in Las Vegas who signed Lewis’ death certificate.

She informs The Associated Press that peripheral vascular illness and ischemic cardiomyopathy both fall under the classification of end-stage heart illness.

Coroner: '' The Walking Dead' ' stuntman dies after on-set fall

Friday, July 14, 2017|8:29 a.m.

ATLANTA– A coroner states a stuntman for “The Strolling Dead” has died from injuries suffered in a fall on the Georgia set of the hit tv show.

Coweta County Coroner Richard Hawk confirmed Friday that 33-year-old John Bernecker passed away about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at an Atlanta healthcare facility. Bernecker fell earlier Wednesday on the show’s set in Senoia, about 35 miles (56 kilometers) south of Atlanta.

Hawk said Bernecker passed away from blunt force injury which his death is thought about unintentional.

“The Strolling Dead,” the often-gory AMC program based on a comic series that narrates the lives of people battling to endure a zombie armageddon, is recording its eighth season.

Phone and e-mail messages left for AMC representatives were not instantly returned Friday.

Coroner: Female passes away weeks after ex-boyfriend choking arrest

Monday, June 26, 2017|11:02 a.m.

Authorities in Las Vegas state a 39-year-old female who was choked into unconsciousness by her ex-boyfriend has died of her injuries.

The Clark County coroner said today that Stella Martinez passed away Friday at Summerlin Medical facility of brain injuries following the June 3 incident. Her death was ruled a murder.

Cops state a patrol officer reacting to a report of a man aiming to break into a home saw 41-year-old Christopher Wood assaulting and choking Martinez on the ground in the backyard.

Martinez was hospitalized for nearly 3 weeks before she died.

Wood was apprehended on tried murder, tried theft and domestic battery by strangulation charges that are expected to be updated before a July 14 initial hearing of evidence versus him.

His court-appointed public protector, Josie Bayudan, decreased to comment.

Coroner: Drug among drugs discovered in Carrie Fisher'' s system

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Chris Pizzello/ AP This April 7, 2011, file image, shows Carrie Fisher at the NewNowNext Awards in Los Angeles.

Monday, June 19, 2017|9:11 a.m.

LOS ANGELES– Carrie Fisher’s autopsy report shows the starlet had cocaine in her system when she fell ill on an aircraft last year, however investigators might not identify what effect the cocaine and other drugs found in her system had on her death.

The report released Monday states Fisher may have taken drug three days before the Dec. 23 flight on which she became ill. She passed away 4 days later.

It also discovered traces of heroin and MDMA, which is likewise referred to as ecstasy, but that they could not figure out when Fisher had actually taken those drugs. The findings were based on toxicology screenings done on samples taken when the “Star Wars” starlet arrived at a Los Angeles hospital.

Coroner’s authorities ruled Fisher passed away from sleep apnea and a combination of other aspects.

Coroner identifies bodies found in south Valley

Police tape off a portion of parking lot near Pecos and Warm Springs roads after two bodies were found May 22, 2017. (FOX5 viewer submission) Cops tape off a portion of parking lot near Pecos and Warm Springs roadways after two bodies were discovered May 22, 2017. (FOX5 audience submission) Authorities tape off a portion of car park near Pecos and Warm Springs roadways after 2 bodies were found May 22, 2017.( FOX5 audience submission). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-.

Medical examiners have actually recognized the bodies of two people discovered in the area of South Pecos and Warm Springs roadways Monday. According to the Clark County Coroner’s Office, a single person was identified as 86-year-old Clarence Diftler. The way of his death was ruled a suicide. The other person was determined as 84-year-old Margaret Diftler. The cause and manner of her death were pending more investigation.

Las Vegas City authorities said the 2 bodies were discovered next to a wall at 7385 of S. Pecos Rd. A call came in at 7:04 a.m.

Officer Laura Meltzer, of Metro, stated an initial examination showed the bodies might have been the result of a double suicide.

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No other details were right away divulged.

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Coroner recognizes male run over by own automobile who died at Vegas healthcare facility

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An undated image of Jorge Uribe Anaya provided by his family( Anaya family/FOX5 ). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)- A male who died after being run over by his own automobile was recognized Sunday afternoon by the Clark County Coroner.

The victim is 72-year-old Jorge Uribe Anaya, according to the coroner. Anaya died of blunt force injuries caused by an automobile and the occurrence was ruled an accident.

Police are examining the deadly single-vehicle crash where Anaya lost his life Saturday night in a west Las Vegas community.

Officers responded to the 200 block of Colleen Drive, near Alta Drive and Jones Boulevard, soon prior to 10 p.m. with reports of an automobile accident.

City said the elderly male attempted to stop his own vacant vehicle from rolling down the street when it rolled over his legs.

Medical workers responded to the scene and carried him to the healthcare facility, however Anaya passed away from his injuries.

The occurrence remains under investigation, according to authorities, and no more information was right away revealed.

Stay with FOX5 for updates on this story when more details becomes available.

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Coroner guidelines death of missing out on Henderson female a suicide

The death of Iris Daniels was ruled a suicide by the coroner's office. (HPD) The death of Iris Daniels was ruled a suicide by the coroner’s office.( HPD). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. Medical examiners ruled the death of a 69-year-old woman who was reported as missing

after leaving her Henderson house as a suicide. Inning accordance with the Clark County Coroner’s Workplace, Iris Daniels died from acute combined drug toxicity. The drugs Zolpidem, Hydrocodone, Citalopram-escitalopram and Levetiracetam were discovered in her system.

Daniels went missing on April 20. Her hubby said she left their home.

Police said Daniels suffered from complications due to a recent stroke.

Daniels was found in the backyard of a home that is less than half a mile far from where she lived. Cops said the couple that discovered her body was out of town when the experience occurred.

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Coroner: Las Vegas lady died from dehydration and poor nutrition

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Coroner’s Workplace is displayed in an undated image. (File)” border =” 0″ width= “180”/ > The symbol for the Clark County Coroner’s Workplace is shown in an undated image.( File). LAS VEGAS (FOX5)-. A two-year-old woman who was found unresponsive inside an apartment on Oct. 18 died from dehydration, malnutrition, and overlook of care, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Workplace.

Jasmine Sherfield was discovered in the complex in the 5400 block of South Maryland Parkway. She lived in the home with her mom, Diana Eldridge, and two other siblings.

Authorities stated Sherfield suffered from ecological and medical disregard for an extended duration before her death.

Eldridge was apprehended in connection to the girl’s death, authorities stated. She deals with a murder charge and 2 counts of child disregard.

[READ MORE: Las Vegas mommy charged with murder in girl’s Oct. death]

Anyone with information on this occurrence is urged to call City’s Abuse and Disregard Area at 702-828-3364 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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