Journal Published Online: 01 May 1998
Volume 43, Issue 3

9 mm Ammunition Used in a 40 Caliber Glock Pistol: An Atypical Gunshot Wound



Atypical gunshot wounds due to ricochet and intermediate targets have been well described in the literature. We represent a case of suicide with an atypical entrance wound and bullet without rifling marks due to 9 mm ammunition being loaded and fired from a 40 caliber semiautomatic pistol.

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Thogmartin, JR
Palm Beach County Medical Examiner's Office, West Palm Beach, FL
Start, DA
Dade County Medical Examiner Office, Miami, FL
Pages: 3
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Stock #: JFS16208J
ISSN: 0022-1198
DOI: 10.1520/JFS16208J