Coroner

Sumbry Seeks Re-Election As Coroner

On February 19, 2018, Russell County Coroner Arthur L. “PeeWee” Sumbry, Jr. announced that he will be a candidate for re-election in the June 2018 primary election. The Democrat is seeking his fourth term as Coroner. Sumbry made history in…

Los Angeles County coroner investigating Tom Petty's death

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles County coroner's department is investigating the death of rocker Tom Petty. Department spokesman Ed Winter says an autopsy was conducted Tuesday but that further examination is needed to determine the exact cause of…

Alabama Mother Kills Daughters

Jacksonville police are investigating after the deaths of a mother and her two daughters..... An apparent murder-suicide. Calhoun County Coroner, Pat Brown, says it appears the mother, 70-year old Brenda Williamson, killed her two daughters, Alicia and Jeannie. It happened…

Coroner: Cocaine among drugs found in Carrie Fisher's system

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carrie Fisher's autopsy report shows the actress had cocaine in her system when she fell ill on a plane last year, but investigators could not determine what impact the cocaine and other drugs found in her…