NCIS Report (Death): 02OCT04-MEBJ-0437-7HMA; Muhammed Numan Nahar, Camp Al Qaim, Iraq, Oct. 2, 2004

This is an NCIS investigation of the death of Muhammed Numan Nahar, a 71 year old Iraqi national who died at Camp Al Qaim on October 2, 2004. Mr. Nahar was captured near the Syrian Boarder and taken to Camp Al Qaim for detention and interrogation. While in detention, Mr. Nahar complained of stomach pains and weakness. During the overnight from October 1-2, 2004 Mr. Nahar was in his cell, (Cell "N"), complaining of stomach pains and vomiting. A doctor and corpsman were called to render aid. After an exam, Mr. Nahar was left for the night. Mr. Nahar was observed in distress and requesting water in the early morning hours of October 2nd. At 12:50 pm Mr. Nahar was found dead in his cell. This file contains: 1) Investigative Action, (Dec. 6, 2004); 2) Investigative Action, (Nov. 10, 2004); and 3) Report of Investigation (Open, Oct. 4, 2004). This file includes the Death Certificate and Final Autopsy Report. Cause of Death: Acute Peritonitis due to perforating Gastric Ulcer; Manner of Death: Natural.

Investigative File
Monday, December 6, 2004
Thursday, January 20, 2011