Dog Walker Death


On Tuesday, the medical examiner’s office said Justice died of blunt impact injury to the head.

The investigation is ongoing and no arrests have been made at this time.


The Philadelphia Medical Examiner’s Office on Tuesday said the death of 38-year-old Drew Justice, who died Saturday after being punched once in an altercation with another dog walker in a South Philly park, was a homicide.

By Tommy Rowan


The Philadelphia Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed that Justice died of “blunt impact trauma” to the head.

By Bobby Allyn


Justice was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.  The Philadelphia Medical Examiner’s Office ruled Justice’s death a homicide due to blunt impact trauma.


Undetermined Death Settlement

The official cause and manner of Malik’s death is listed as “undetermined,” according to Jim Garrow, a spokesman for the city Medical Examiner’s Office.  It’s a rare, but not unheard of, determination, and law enforcement sources familiar with the case say the ruling can be changed if new evidence emerges.

By Vinny Vella

Southwest Airlines Flight Death

Philadelphia’s medical examiner says that a woman killed when she was partially blown out of a Southwest Airlines plane died of blunt impact trauma to her head, neck and torso.

Spokesman James Garrow of the Philadelphia Department of Public Health said Wednesday evening that Jennifer Riordan’s death was ruled accidental.

By Associated Press