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Tamir Rice's Autopsy Report Released, Death Ruled A Homicide

Twelve-year-old police shooting victim Tamir Rice's autopsy report was released Friday by the Cuyahoga County medical examiner.

Last updated on July 3, 2018, at 1:02 p.m. ET

Posted on December 12, 2014, at 12:02 p.m. ET

An Ohio medical examiner ruled the cause of Tamir Rice's death a homicide in the autopsy report released Friday.

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On Nov. 22, the 12-year-old Rice was shot and killed in a Cleveland park by rookie Officer Timothy Loehmann. Rice later died at a local hospital. The shooting is currently being investigated by the Cleveland Police and County Prosecutor Tim McGinty.

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"Gunshot wound of torso with injuries of major vessel, intestines and pelvis. HOMICIDE," reads the report.

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Read Tamir Rice's autopsy report.

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