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Medical Examiners: not as seen on TV

brucep@lakevillejournal.com

POUGHKEEPSIE — Most people probably realize that a medical examiner’s office doesn’t really work the way the ones on “NCIS” and “iZombie” do. But how far afield do the fictionalizations wander?

Dutchess County Chief Forensic Investigator Robert Bready has to explain the workings of a real ME’s office — specifically, the one in Dutchess County — to incoming members of the Medical Reserve Corps (MRC). For the session held on Thursday, Jan. 19, the public was invited as well.

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