Juror appears to faint during autopsy photos

A Houston medical examiner sprang into action Wednesday when a juror appeared to faint during a presentation of autopsy photos in a Seabrook slaying. Dana Hopson, a medical doctor with the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences, was testifying about the fatal shooting of 36-year-old Brandon Smith when a man sitting in the front row of the jury box slumped forward and began sputtering unconsciously. Prosecutors told jurors during the trial’s opening statements that Smith was unarmed and was trying to leave the scene when he was shot. Cornelius said Hormann and his son used their cell phones to call

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