NCIS Report (Death): 05JAN06-MEBJ-0015-7HMA; Adnan Eid Abbass, Camp Korean Village, Iraq, January 4, 2006

This is an NCIS investigation into the death of Adnan Eid Abbass, an Iraqi national who died in the custody of USMC while being transported to the Detention Facility at Forward Operating Base (FOB) Camp Korean Village, Iraq. Mr. Abbass was one of several men arrested for suspected insurgent activity and being transported in the back of a Highly-Mobil Multi-Wheeled Vehicle (Highback) to FOB Korean Village for detention and interrogation. When the Highback arrived at the FOB, Mr. Abbass was discovered deceased of apparent natural causes. This file contains two (2) Investigative Action reports (Jan. 18 & 19, 2006). These are Statements from two (2) soldiers involved in taking Mr. Abbass in to custody, rode in the Highback vehicle with him, and witnessed him upon his arrival at FOB. One soldier states that Mr. Abbass was arrested when weapons were found in his home following a raid. Mr. Abbass was placed in the back of the Highback along with other men being detained. The Highback headed to the FOB, with no incidents reported. The soldiers state that once at the FOB, Mr. Abbass was discovered unresponsive. Medics were called. Attachments redacted under NCIS Deleted Page Information Sheet.

Investigative File
Thursday, January 19, 2006
Thursday, January 20, 2011