The act of investigating the corpse Kolevatov
ACT No. I
forensic investigation of the corpse.
May 9, 1959. According to the decree of the criminal prosecutor of the Sverdlovsk Regional Prosecutor's Office of May 7, 1959, the forensic medical expert of the region. bureau of forensic medical examination in the Sverdlovsk region Revived, in the presence of the prosecutor of the criminalist of the Sverdlovsk Regional Prosecutor's Office jr. Justice Adviser Ivanova LN, forensic expert Churkina GA, in the morgue of the Sanitary Section of the PO Box 240, in the daylight, the corpse was investigated . Alexander Kolevatova , 24, to determine the cause of death.
The circumstances of the case:
23.I.59, a group of tourists consisting of 9 participants went on a ski trip along the route Ivdel - Mount Ooterden.
I.II.59 g. The group began climbing and stopped at the altitude "1079" in the evening.
On the night of February 2 this year. all participants of the campaign died.
A. Outdoor inspection:
On the sectional table there is a corpse of a male of correct constitution, in clothes: a ski jacket of black paper on a zipper, unbuttoned, right and left breast pockets and cuffs unbuttoned, the buttons are intact. The left sleeve of the jacket on the upper side has fabric defects in the area of 25 x 12 x 13 cm, the edges of the fabric in the indicated place are adorned. On the right elbow of the jacket there are insignificant tissue burdens 7-8 cm long. Above the jacket is a brown sweatshirt with sweatshirts, then under it is a second gray sweater, a worn, cotton cowboy in a blue, red and black cage, with two breast pockets. On the right pocket is an English safety pin, it contained a flat key from the lock, the collar and cuffs of the cowboy are unbuttoned. In the left pocket there is a piece of wrapping paper, packing from the package "Codeine with soda".
Native shirt with fleece, pale gray, worn. A canvas trousers are a khaki overall on straps with an elastic band. In the right pockets of the trousers a soggy box of matches, at the bottom trousers on metal buckles with tears, beneath them are ski trousers of a blue bikey with side clasps, in the pocket of their handkerchief. On the legs woolen socks are dirty, white, homemade with knots of burning, brown cotton socks. On his left leg are three brown cotton socks, under them on the ankle joint, a gauze bandage. Pants gray-gray paired with a shirt, blue satin panties.
The length of the corpse is 174 cm. Correct physique, satisfactory nutrition.
Cadaver spots of crimson color are located abundantly on the posterior right lateral surface of the trunk and extremities. The rigor mortis was resolved in the muscle groups of the joints. Skin covers of the face, torso greenish-gray with a crimson hue.
Sheet 356 (not indicated on paper - note)
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The head has dark-haired hair up to 10 cm long.
In the parieto-occipital region, there is a lack of hair cover (cadaveric hair slipping).
The forehead is low, straight. Eyebrows absent. In the area of the eye sockets and the superciliary arches, the absence of soft tissues with the exposure of the bones of the facial skull, the soft tissues along the edge of the outcrop of the bone are flabby, smoothed, slightly raised. The eyeballs are wrinkled, deeply sunk into the cavity of the eye sockets. The back of the nose is straight, the cartilage of the nose is soft to the touch, unusual mobility. The base of the nose is flattened. The nasal apertures are compressed.
In the area of the right cheek, the defect of soft tissues in a 4 x 5.5 cm section is irregularly oval in shape with crushed, smoothed, thinned edges. The bottom of a soft tissue defect is the bones of the lower jaw. His mouth is wide open, his teeth are even, white. The tongue in the oral cavity. Soft facial tissues flabby thinned, dirty gray. Behind the right auricle, in the region of the mastoid process, is a wound of an indeterminate shape measuring 3 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm, penetrating to the mastoid process. Around the defect located on the right cheek and the area of the lower jaw, soft tissues are crimson-colored.
The neck is long, thin, deformed in the region of the thyroid cartilage. The thorax is rectangular, the skin of the chest with the slipping of the surface layer of the epidermis.
In the area of the fingers of bones "bath skin" is pale-gray in color. The fingers of the hands are half-bent.
The abdomen is located at the level of the thorax. The right thigh is brought to the left. In the area of the outer surface of the right thigh, the site of induration of soft tissues measuring 25 x 15 cm without hemorrhage into the underlying soft tissues.
The external genitalia are formed correctly, without any peculiarities. The aisle opening is clean.
In the field of feet "bath skin" pale-gray color. Bones of the extremities to the touch are intact. In the region of the left knee joint, on the inner surface, diffuse hemorrhage into the underlying tissues.
B. Internal research.
Skin flaps of the scalp from the inner surface are moist, pale reddish. The bones of the arch and the base of the skull are intact. Dura mater of the cyanosis, satisfactory blood filling. Soft dura mater is thin, unclear. The convolutions and fissures of the brain are not easily discernible. Gray matter of the brain is hardly distinguishable from white matter. The contours of the ventricles of the brain are indistinguishable. The substance of the brain is a jelly-like consistency of the Vessel of the base of the brain without singularities. Subcutaneous fat tissue of the trunk is developed satisfactorily. The position of the internal organs is correct.
Sheet 347 (not on paper)
In the pleural cavity, up to 500 cc of bloody liquid was contained. The pericardial bag contained up to 13 cm 3 of amber liquid.
The heart is slightly covered with fat from the surface. The size of the heart is 13 x 12 x 5 cm. The heart muscle is on a section of dark red color. The thickness of the left ventricular muscle is 1.5 cm, the right one is 0.5 cm. In the right and left half of the heart, up to 100 cm 3 were contained of liquid dark blood. Valves of the heart, the aorta and the pulmonary artery are slightly thickened along the clamping line. Coronary vessels of the heart are freely passable. The inner surface of the aorta is smooth, clean. The width of the aortic arch above the valves is 7 cm.
The lungs from the surface are bluish-reddish, fluffy to the touch. On a cut fabric is dark red. When pressing from the surface of the cut, a large amount of frothy bloody liquid is released.
The larynx and bronchus clearance is free. The hyoid bone is intact. Cervical muscles and muscles of the intervertebral cervical spine are insignificant remnants of soft tissues of greenish-gray color (putrefactive changes).
The stomach contained up to 100 cm3 of mucous mass of pale red color. The mucous membrane of the stomach is swollen, bluish-red, loose, with well-defined folding. The pancreas is fine-lobed on the cut, yellowish-yellow in color.
Liver from the surface is dull, smooth, liver size is 23 x 15 x 12 x 7 cm. On the cut, liver tissue is brownish brown with a poorly discernible hepatic pattern. The gallbladder contained up to 5 cm 3 of brown liquid. Mucous it is brownish-green. In the lumen of the small intestine contained a mucus mass of pale reddish color with a yellowish tinge. In the lumen of the large intestine, the feces are brownish-green in color. The intestinal mucosa is bluish reddish. Spleen flabby to the touch. On the cut, the fabric is of a dark-cherry color. The pulp from the surface of the incision gives a small scraping. The size of the spleen is 9 x 7 x 2.5 cm. The kidneys are smooth, smooth, the capsule from the kidneys is easily removed. On a cut a tissue of kidneys of dark red color. Cortical and cerebral layers are distinguishable well. The layers of the adrenal glands are not easily discernible. The bladder contained up to 700 cm of turbid yellowish liquid. Mucous bladder is cyanotic.
Forensic expert - signature (Restored)
Prosecutor criminalist - signature (Ivanov)
Expert forensic scientist - (Churkina)
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Based on the study of the corpse Kolevatov believe that his death came as a result of exposure to low temperature.
The body injuries found on the body of Kolevatov are in the head area - defects in soft tissues, as well as "bath" skin, are posthumous changes in a corpse that was recently found before it was found in the water.
Kolevatov's death is violent.
Forensic expert - signature (Restored)