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CID Report (Death): 0251-05-CID919-38313-5H9B; Ali Jidek Azmer Shakur, 332nd Expeditionary Medical Group Theater Hospital, LSA Anaconda, Iraq, October 3, 2005 ("Homicide")

Dec. 4, 2005 | CID | ACLU-RDI 5871
A CID investigation into the shooting death of Ali Jidek Azmer Shakur, 66 y/o Iraqi civilian employee of the Kirkuk Ministry. Mr. Shakur was shot by 2nd Squad of 1st Platoon, B Co, 2-116 on West River Road, Kirkuk, Iraq on September 21, 2005. It is reported that Mr. Shakur was in a vehicle that failed to stop at a roadside checkpoint. The car then broke the traffic line, and was fired upon to stop it. Mr. Shakur was injured in that shooting. Mr. Shakur was taken to the 332nd Expeditionary Medical Group Theater Hospital (332nd EMDG), LSA Anaconda for medical treatment of his injuries, then in-processed at the Abu Ghraib prison. Mr. Shakur was maintained in the prison hospital until being transferred back to the 332nd EMDG, where he died of his injuries on October 3, 2005. Cause of Death: Ventriculitis 2nd to Gun Shot Wounds to the Head; Manner of Death: Homicide (Justifiable).