Chief investigator, King County Medical Examiner's Office, Seattle, WA
(Received 30 October 1987; accepted 14 January 1988)
This report details a fingerprinting technique for softening mummified fingers and hands using Metaflow and Restorative, a fluid for rehydration of desiccated tissue. This procedure has proven successful in cases of extreme desiecation and has allowed for good fingerprint detail to be developed.
Paper ID: JFS12559J