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Release A051105g

Detainee dies at Camp Bucca

Multi-National Force-Iraq

CAMP BUCCA, Iraq – A 65-year-old male security detainee died Nov. 5 of natural causes at Camp Bucca.

The detainee complained of chest pains and was immediately transported to the Camp Bucca field hospital by the medics.

The detainee went into cardiac arrest while in the intensive care unit and died after all life-saving efforts failed to resuscitate him. He was pronounced dead at 2:05 p.m. by an attending physician.

The remains will be transferred to the family upon completion of an autopsy, in accordance with standard procedure.

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TEXT PROVIDED BY THE PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICER FOR TASK FORCE 134 (DETAINEE OPERATIONS). FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT LTC GUY RUDISILL AT GUY.RUDISILL@IRAQ.CENTCOM.MIL

 



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