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Details emerge in ECU student's death

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WILMINGTON -- We're learning more about the death of that East Carolina student who was visiting Wilmington this weekend. Autopsy results came back Monday. According to the coroner's office, 20-year-old Sam Flinn died of a brain hemorrhage from being hit in the chin. Investigators also say the autopsy revealed that Flinn was hit with a fist, not with an object. Flinn's body was found in front of a townhouse in the Carleton Place, near the UNCW campus. Flinn was a student at East Carolina University and was in town visiting friends. Police think Flinn's death may have stemmed from a fight involving several men. UNCW residents say rumors have been swirling through the campus about what exactly happened early Sunday morning. No charges have been placed at this time. Carleton Place resident and neighbor Edward Dawson said, "I think that that the kid that punched him should be charged with murder. He didn't use -- I guess you can use your fist and that can be considered a dangerous weapon." The Wilmington Police Department is now working with the district attorney's office to decide whether any charges will be filed in the incident. Toxicology reports are not yet available. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with any information about this case should call the Wilmington police department at (910) 343-3600.

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If they know that 12 "men"

If they know that 12 "men" were involved and they cant determine which one hit him, they should charge all 12 and I bet you one of them 12 can come up with the murderer.

ECU student death

I want to know if the police know who hit him? Has this person come forward? Your fist can be considered a deadly weapon.

don't shoot

don't shoot. this joy stick actually belongs to me. hope the sheriff's dept. stays away from this one.

all safe

It is all safe now game player, you can put the joy stick back in your butt. I bet you cause trouble and the first to call the police to bail you out of it.