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CID Report (Death): 0115-2005-CID789-39270-5H6; Unknown Iraqi Male, Baghdad, Iraq, August 4, 2005 ("Homicide")

Nov. 14, 2005 | CID | ACLU-RDI 5865
This is a CID investigation into the death of an unknown Iraqi insurgent who died at Baghdad Central Confinement Facility (BCCF) Abu Ghraib, Iraq after being captured following a house raid in Baghdad. The detainee was brought to the hospital for injuries sustained while taking him in to custody. The soldiers who took the unknown gentleman states that on July 24, 2005 the gentleman was with another insurgent who ran in to a house after engaging soldiers. The soldiers engaged in response, breached the door of the house, using a hand grenade, and it was the blast from the hand grenade that caused his injuries. The gentleman was never identified. He was brought to the hospital unresponsive and with sever injuries, and never regained conciseness. He died on August 4, 2005. Cause of Death: Complications of Blast and Ballistic Injuries; Manner of Death: Homicide.