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Notorious B.I.G.

Autopsy Report

Reveals Graphic Details

12/7/2012 7:10 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Christopher Wallace
sustained gunshot wounds to his chest, shoulder, leg, forearm and scrotum on the night he was murdered in L.A. back in 1997 ... this according to the never-before-seen autopsy report, just obtained by TMZ.

The report confirms Wallace -- who was listed at 6'1", 395 lbs -- was struck a total of 4 times in a drive-by shooting on Wilshire Blvd while the 24-year-old rapper sat in the passenger seat of a Chevy Suburban.

According to the report, 3 of the shots were NOT fatal.

-- Gunshot #1 struck Wallace in the left forearm and traveled down to his wrist.
-- Gunshot #2 struck Wallace in the back, missed all vital organs, and exited through his left shoulder.
-- Gunshot #3 struck Wallace on his outer left thigh and exited through his inner left thigh.

The reports says ... after Gunshot #3 exited the thigh, "the projectile strikes the left side of the scrotum, causing a very shallow, 3/8 inch linear laceration."

The fatal bullet was Gunshot #4 ... which entered Wallace's body through his right hip and ripped its way through several vital organs ... before coming to rest in his left shoulder area.

According to the report, the bullet perforated Wallace's colon, liver, heart and the upper lobe of his left lung.

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Immediately after the shooting Wallace was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Hospital -- where doctors performed an emergency thoracotomy ... but it was too late. Wallace was pronounced dead at 1:15 AM.

According to the report, all 4 of the gunshots traveled through the Suburban passenger door before striking Wallace. Two of the bullets were found on the gurney that transported Wallace to the hospital. Another bullet was discovered at the hospital when the body was turned over after doctors had pronounced him dead.

During the autopsy, the coroner listed Wallace as "morbidly obese." A toxicology test revealed Wallace had no traces of drugs or alcohol in his system at the time of his death.

Wallace's body was eventually ID'd by his mother and wife.

One last thing ... on one of the pages of the autopsy report, there is a note scribbled under the headline "Other Pertinent Information" which reads: "Decedent may be rap singer."

Wallace was 24.

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341 COMMENTS

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16.

FukUall6787    

Who cares about this Fat Phony, thank god he is rotting in hell and the maggots are feasting on him every single day and enjoying it.

582 days ago
17.

bernergirl    

Does anyone know how big he was? Height and weight? I remember him big but morbidly obese???? I don't remember that, bit I was really young when it all happened. He was good! Sad.

582 days ago
18.

Fuck Celebrities    

*Yawn*

Who gives a ****?

582 days ago
19.

latestdiets.net    

i love it when you call me big poppa.

582 days ago
20.

spokenword    

Who shot ya

582 days ago
21.

oink    

Hope Chris brown follows in his footsteps...

582 days ago
22.

Cheryl A.    

After 15 years the only thing this information will do is hurt is mother even more then she is already hurting.

582 days ago
23.

MAX    

DONT CARE MOVE ON

582 days ago
24.

CarneyIsGod    

RIP Big Guy. Legend of not only the rap genre, but all music in general. If only you & Pac were here to flush these fake thugs (Wayne, Tyga, Drake, Nicki etc) out of the rap game. Hope you're resting easy. Too young to go, feels like only yesterday he was still here

582 days ago
25.

christy    

Well I am old enough to remember all this and sorry, you act like a ghetto thug this is what happens. That whole war thing was stupid and shows you just how stupid ghetto thugs can be. You can give them all the money in the world and this is how they behave. When will parents learn to not let their kids idolize crap like this. They did then and they still do.

582 days ago
26.

BB not bb    

How is this revealing anything new? If you shoot someone in a hail of bullets, they are likely to die from one of them at least. Who shot him, what was the reason, and why did they get away with it for so long? That is the real mystery here.


Maybe Biggie was getting too influential and not willing to work with the Illuminati who allegedly control the major record lables. Tupac was singing about the Illuminati right before he was shot also. Michael Jackson made the song, They don't really care about us, and then his doctore overdosed him and he died.


The whole thing about an east coast, west coast rivalry made no sense. People listened cause they liked the music, not because they were taking sides in a gang war. I think that story was more media spin to cover up what was really going on.

582 days ago
27.

verlinda    

The Coroner is a genius....he was morbidly obese..good observation.

582 days ago
28.

Allupinyourearhole    

Gunshot

582 days ago
29.

LisaL    

And that's what happens when these idiots want to live their 'thug' life. Thinking they're frickin immortal until something like this happens. Morons.

582 days ago
30.

Mikey    

Translation: Some fat guy got shot in the balls back in 1997.

582 days ago
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