May 28th, 2007 07:01 EST
Camp Cropper, Detainee Dies
BAGHDAD, Iraq – A security detainee died May 26 at Camp Cropper, Iraq.
The detainee was pronounced dead at 2:59 p.m. on May 26 by an attending physician at Camp Cropper’s medical facility.
An investigation is pending to determine the cause of death, a standard procedure for detainees who die while in custody of the Multi-National Force-Iraq (MNF-I).
The suspected cause of death is complications from diabetes.
The detainee had a history of diabetes with high blood pressure and high cholesterol.
The family will receive the remains upon completion of the investigation, in accordance with standard procedure.
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