City Coroner Involved in Attempted Carjacking
Dr. Edward Mumpleton, Chief Coroner for the city of Branton, was discovered unconscious in his car last night. Dr. Mumpleton’s wife reports that he was called into work late in the night and left the house around 3 am. Police are suspecting that as he was heading to his office, he was run off the road and suffered a head injury in an attempted carjacking.
He was unable to give further details as he suffered a severe concussion in the attack as well as contusions and an injury to his groin area. Dr. Mumpleton will remain hospitalized until he is deemed stable enough for release by the attending physicians.