Brain Dead


Police: Transient Assaulted, Shot Over $50 Dispute Declared Brain Dead

A San Fernando Valley transient who was assaulted and shot in the head in a dispute over $50 has been declared brain dead, police said Tuesday.


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While Girl, 7, Remains On Life Support, Her Family Lashes Out At Suspects

While a 7-year-old girl remains on life support and brain dead, her family Friday angrily lashed out at two brothers accused of shooting her in the head.


Hector 'Macho' Camacho shows up in the ring in a Roman soldier's uniform before the start of his twelve round IBC Middleweight title fight against Sugar Ray Leonard 01 March at the Atlantic City Convention Center. Camacho won in the 5th round by a TKO after the referee stopped the fight after Camacho knocked Leonard into the ropes. (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Macho’ Camacho Declared Brain Dead After Being Shot In Face

Doctors say famed Puerto Rican boxer Hector `Macho’ Camacho is clinically “brain dead” after being shot in the face.


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Police: Tagger Declared Brain Dead After Fall From Building

Police say a 19-year-old man tagging a three-story building in the Westlake district fell to the ground and was declared brain dead Thursday morning.