Identification of a Rope by Means of a Physical Match Between the Cut Ends

    Volume 29, Issue 4 (October 1984)

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    CODEN: JFSOAD

    Page Count: 3


    Laux, DL
    Criminalist, Office of the Attorney General, Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation, Richfield, OH

    (Received 1 March 1984; accepted 19 March 1984)

    Abstract

    A case in which a rope found at the scene of a homicide is conclusively matched to its source is reported. It demonstrates that the preliminary stereomicroscopic examination of the cut edges of cords and ropes is important.


    Paper ID: JFS11797J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS11797J

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