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By Jen Horton
posted Jun 14, 2013 - 10:28:00am
Volusia County has an unexpected connection to the George Zimmerman trial getting under way in Sanford this week.
Because Seminole County contracts with the Volusia County Medical Examiner's Office to perform autopsies, shooting victim Trayvon Martin was autopsied by the office of Volusia County Medical Examiner Marie Hermann.
"It saves Seminole County some money and makes us some money," county spokesman Dave Byron said. "This partnership originated after Volusia opened its new medical-examiner facility at a time Seminole faced the need of building a similar facility of its own."
Volusia County is releasing no information on the autopsy. Why?
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