MEMPHIS – The autopsy of Tyre Nichols, the man who died after he was brutally assaulted by Memphis police officers, reveals he died of blunt force trauma, his family’s lawyers said.
Nichols, 29, died on Jan. 10, three days after he was pulled over for alleged reckless driving and was repeatedly punched and kicked in the face and hit with pepper spray and a stun gun.
His manner of death was ruled a homicide, attorneys Ben Crump and Antonio Romanucci said in a statement Wednesday evening.
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