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Christian County Coroner Amy Calvert Winans has released the finalized death investigations for the following cases.

 

Agim Letniku 41, of Taylorville died on August 1, 2016 in Taylorville. His cause of death was determined to be Trazodone and Lorazepam Intoxication. The manner of death was determined to be suicidal.

Artimus K. Hutson, 18, of Pana died on October 15, 2016 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital E.R. His cause of death was blunt force trauma to the head. Synthetic Drugs were a contribution. The death was determined to be accidental.

Jessica N. Tyson-Ragan 25, of Taylorville and her unborn son died October 21, 2016 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital E.R. Her cause of death was Multiple Blunt Injuries due to automobile and pickup truck collision. Her death was determined to be homicide.

Dallas Green, 52, of Nokomis died on October 24, 2016 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital E.R. His cause of death was determined to be Blunt force chest trauma. His cause of death was determined to be homicide.

Tyler Lecocq, 35 of Tayorville died on November 4, 2016 in Rural Christian County. His cause of death was determined to be methamphetamine intoxication. His death was determined to be accidental.

John HIcks, 70, of Blue Mound died November 5, 2016 at his residence. His cause of death was gunshot wound to the head. The death was determined to be suicidal.   

 
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