On Monday, April 5, 9 months after Brooks’ body was exhumed from its Kansas grave, the FBI introduced its findings from a new post-mortem. According to a report carried out by a federal forensic examiner, Brooks’ reason for loss of life was murder.
When the 23-year-old’s stays have been found in a creek in May 2004, roughly one month after he went lacking after attending a social gathering, investigators known as his loss of life “suspicious,” however could not decide an official reason for loss of life.
In 2019, the case was reopened by the FBI, who mentioned in right this moment’s assertion that Brooks’ loss of life was “no accident.”
“This new examination by a team of the world’s best forensic pathologists and experts establishes it was no accident. Alonzo Brooks was killed,” performing U.S. Attorney Duston Slinkard mentioned. “We are doing everything we can, and will spare no resources, to bring those responsible to justice.”