NCIS Report (Death): 05FEB07-24IZ-0023-7HMA; Hasan Salih Mohammed, Battle Position (BP) Tarawa, Iraq, February 5, 2007

This is an NCIS investigation into the death of Hasan Salih Mohammed, an Iraqi civilian who died following a Task Force 88 raid in Tawara, Iraq on February 5, 2007. Mr. Mohammed died of unknown causes while being taken in to custody. His body was left on the helicopter Landing Zone (LZ) the night of his death, but was recovered by Marine Patrol 3/4 Kilo Co. three days later. The Marines turned Mr. Mohammed's body over to Iraqi Policemen who brought it to the local hospital. The hospital released Mr. Mohammed's body to his son, who returned it to his home village of Beyji, Iraq for local burial. This file contains: 1) Report of Investigation (Interim, Aug. 2, 2007); 2) Investigative Action (Review of Investigative Efforts, July 15, 2007); 3) Report of Investigation (Interim, July 2, 2007); 4) Report of Investigation (Interim, June 2, 2007); 5) Report of Investigation (Interim, May 5, 2007); 6) Report of Investigation (Interim, March 26, 2007); 7) Report of Investigative Action (March 24, 2007); and 8) Report of Investigative Action (March 23, 2007), which includes a handwritten statement & drawings pertinent to the investigation. The investigating agent states that on February 6, 2007 he was able to locate medical records pertaining to Mr. Mohammed's death, and those records state that Mr. Mohammed died of natural causes, but indicated that he had bruising about his neck & shoulders. Attachments redacted under NCIS Deleted Page Information Sheet.

Doc_type: 
Investigative File
Doc_date: 
Thursday, August 2, 2007
Doc_rel_date: 
Thursday, January 20, 2011
Doc_handwriting: 
Yes
Doc_nid: 
10837
Doc_type_num: 
66