DA’s workplace releases replace on Patriots fan who died

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Dale Mooney died Sunday night time after collapsing following a combat on the Patriots-Dolphins recreation at Gillette Stadium.

After conducting an post-mortem on Dale Mooney, the New Hampshire man who died after collapsing following a combat on the Patriots recreation in Foxborough Sunday night time, officers launched preliminary outcomes Wednesday.

These outcomes “didn’t recommend traumatic damage,” the Norfolk County District Lawyer’s Workplace stated in an announcement. Nonetheless, they did “determine a medical subject.”

Mooney’s trigger and method of demise stay undetermined, the DA’s workplace stated; additional testing must be completed. Officers didn’t specify what medical subject was recognized.

A witness, Joey Kilmartin, has advised a number of media retailers that Mooney collapsed after being punched twice within the head by a Dolphins fan. The 2 males had been jawing at one another through the recreation, which finally culminated in a bodily altercation simply earlier than 11 p.m., he advised the The Boston Globe.

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After being punched, Mooney slumped over and didn’t transfer, whilst first responders labored on him, Kilmartin stated. At one level, a defibrillator was used to no avail.

Mooney was reportedly sitting in Part 310, and the person carrying the Dolphins jersey was in Part 311. His identification has not been launched.

Officers didn’t announce any fees Wednesday. An investigation is ongoing. Authorities have performed a number of interviews and reviewed video clips that captured totally different angles of the altercation. 

Mooney, of Newmarket, was a lifelong Patriots fan and 30-year season ticket member, stadium officers stated after the incident. 

Any eyewitness who has not already been interviewed by police, or anybody who has authentic video of the incident is being requested to contact the DA’s workplace at 781-830-4990.

Learn the total assertion from the Norfolk County District Lawyer’s Workplace under:

Our investigation has included quite a few legislation enforcement interviews and the examination of a number of angles of video capturing the scuffle previous to Mr. Dale Mooney’s collapse through the Sunday night time recreation at Gillette Stadium.

Preliminary post-mortem outcomes didn’t recommend traumatic damage, however did determine a medical subject. Trigger and method of demise stay undetermined pending additional testing.

Our investigation stays open and ongoing. Any eye witness who has not already been interviewed by police, or anybody in possession of authentic video of the incident, is requested to contact the State Police Detective Unit – Norfolk DA’s Workplace at 781-830-4990.