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Suicide death of Davina Buff Jones now ruled 'undetermined'
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/17/2013 - 10:30am.

video The evidence in this case supports two divergent theories about cause of death. That is, Officer Jones was either murdered or died of a self-inflicted gunshot. Currently, there are seasoned investigators, whose opinions I value and respect, on both sides of this debate. Yet, it is in this divergence, that the appropriate determination becomes manifest. Given the well-documented uncertainty which surrounds this case, justice demands that the cause of death be classified as undetermined by this agency.

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Gore indictment reignites old issues
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 08/21/2012 - 9:05pm.

video Rex Gore was the criminal prosecutor for three counties for 20 years. Now, he finds himself facing criminal charges, and one man says Gore's questionable actions started years before this latest development.

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WTVD ABC11 INVESTIGATION: Investigation of Bald Head Island police officer's death reopened
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/17/2012 - 8:23am.

The North Carolina coast is known for its beautiful beaches, and Bald Head Island is among the best. With million dollar mansions, it's a remote summer playground for the rich and powerful. But in the fall of 1999, the island was where Loy Buff's long nightmare began. Back then, his daughter Davina Buff-Jones was just starting a new career as a police officer on Bald Head.

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FIRST ON 3: D.A. Jon David calls out Rex Gore regarding Davina Buff Jones shooting
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/20/2011 - 1:31pm.

District Attorney Rex Gore was unwilling to change his initial determination or rule the cause of death as undetermined. Unfortunately, this action on Mr. Gore’s part lead many to conclude that he was not acting in a fair and impartial manner. Regardless of the truth of this assertion, such a perception is damaging to the Office of the District Attorney.

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District Attorney says office will re-examine death of Bald Head Island police officer
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/18/2011 - 10:56pm.

video More than a decade after the death of Bald Head Island Police Officer, Davina Buff Jones, the case has been reopened. District Attorney Jon David decided today that there was more to the story.

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