Tom Cooper died face down in a pool of blood on his kitchen floor. Virginia Gregg was found dead in her closet. And a co-worker discovered Fred Lookabill dead on the steps of his front porch.
North Carolina medical examiners ruled all three died from natural causes.
They were wrong.
Forget what you've seen on television dramas. North Carolina's Office of the Chief Medical Examiner investigates suspicious deaths much like it did 40 years ago.
Medical examiners don't rush to the scene. (They don't go at all 90 percent of the time.)
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