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James Wentzel, defendant's expert
Report of James Wentzel, forensic photographer from the Cuyahoga County Coroner's Office. Wentzel evaluates the accuracy of analytical reports and testimony based on crime scene and autopsy photographs, particularly the findings of Barton Epstein. His areas of concentration include the Eberling wrist scar, computer analysis of crime scene photographs for purposes of bloodstain analysis, stains on Dr. Sam Sheppard's wristwatch, origins of the blood trail, and the possibility of a "weapon" imprint on the pillow.
December 27, 1999
blood evidence, forensic testing, blood evidence analysis, blood spatter