Toxicologist Saffia Sakinedzad sorts blood samples in the lab at the Maryland state medical examiner's office in Baltimore on January 15, 2014.
Toxicologist Saffia Sakinedzad sorts blood samples in the lab at the Maryland state medical examiner's office in Baltimore on January 15, 2014. tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com
Toxicologist Saffia Sakinedzad sorts blood samples in the lab at the Maryland state medical examiner's office in Baltimore on January 15, 2014. tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com

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