By Lisa J. Steele, Alain H. Dawson, Scott Haring
Mysteries sourcebook for GURPS 4th Editon
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Look for recovered bullets and casings. Do not dig bullets out of the wall with a knife. Remove the wall around them and let the lab extract the bullet. Do not stick a pencil or other object into the barrel of a firearm – that may damage the rifling marks. Casings are round and light – they roll and can be easily pushed by wind or kicked. Smaller casings can even get caught in the tread of a boot and carried away by investigators. If the detective does not have a suspect firearm, he can take digital images of the casing or bullet and match it through the national ballistics database.
Abrasions and contusions sometimes show the pattern or shape of the object that made them. If enough force is used, fine details like the threading on the end GURPS MYSTERIES of a pipe or outline of a striking hand can be clearly seen. Gunshot wounds are a kind of puncture wound. The medical examiner won’t be able to tell much about the weapon from the wound’s size. Nor can even a detailed examination distinguish wounds from hollowpoint bullets from roundnose bullet wounds. Rifle wounds are distinct from handgun wounds because rifle bullets are fired at a higher velocity and have more energy when they strike.
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