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ou are dispatched to a scene where the body of a woman has been found in a bathtub.  She was last seen alive 4 weeks ago.

The odor is so strong you must wear a breathing mask.

  • What are some key things to look for to determine she was likely taking a shower, bath or neither.
  • Who found her and how did they enter the room?
  • What items were inside the bathroom to indicate she entered intending to bathe or shower?
  • What evidence are you using to make your determinations?
  • What evidence are you looking for to make your determination?
  • What evidence will you collect to determine when she died?