2 -- color -- ran in SAC edition only) Desarie Saravia, 5, died of what the county Coroner's Office later confirmed was multiple blunt-force trauma
Marcelo Torres, 22, of Gardena suffered blunt-force trauma
to the chest that fractured his ribs, leading to laceration of his lungs that caused severe blood loss, according to a coroner's statement released by the county Sheriff's Department.
The woman, who was in her mid-20s, apparently died of blunt-force trauma
, said Sgt.
She was taken to Northridge Hospital Medical Center, police said, where she was pronounced dead from blunt-force trauma
There was evidence of a struggle, and officials determined she died of blunt-force trauma
to the head.
Doctors told Mayreis the woman had been strangled, raped, sodomized and suffered blunt-force trauma
to her face.
Scott Carrier, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office, said an autopsy revealed that Kelsey died of blunt-force trauma
Coroner officials said Stephan died from damage to his spinal cord - acute cervical spinal cord injury due to blunt-force trauma
- caused either by a punch thrown by a classmate or from hitting the ground with his chin.
He was taken to Ventura County Medical Center, where he died of what doctors described as blunt-force trauma