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victim

noun casualty, complainant, complaining wittess, hostia, injured, prey, quarry, sufferer, target, unfortuuate person, unlucky person, victima
See also: cadaver, captive, corpse, object, patient, subject
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In cases where offenders kill victims, approximately one-half dispose of the body within 100 yards of the abduction site (almost always the victim and offender's shared residence).
In addition, Smith said, officials found a trail of blood leading in the direction of the defendant's home, where bloodstains, a wallet and an alarm clock belonging to one of the victims was found inside.
Yet, even when faced with an overwhelming case against them, self-confident con artists still may refuse to admit to intentionally harming the victims of a fraud scheme.
Defense attorney Morton Borenstein argued the victims conspired with each other against Hilke, Portillo said.
The meeting was an opportunity for the committee to identify factors that have held up insurance payments to the victims, and examine how $6 million in restitution funds from 21st Century Insurance Company might be used to help remaining victims.
Except for a 9-year-old boy, all of the victims were female.
At the "Lion Country Store" the victims were provisioned with canned food, baby food, dry cereal, bottled water, paper towels, toilet paper and the like.
Kenyon International Emergency Services is serving as an intermediary between the coroner's office and the families of the victims for the future transportation of remains to the funeral homes.
announced today it has donated $70,000 to the Victims' Rights Foundation to benefit the victims and families affected by the October 2002 sniper attacks.
This individual should have access to information that the press or public may inquire about and, if needed, should establish a command post to disseminate information to other officers, members of the press, and families of the victims.
The purpose of our detail is to put the victims first,'' Lowrey said.
The Sniper Victims' Fund was established to provide monetary support for the 13 victims and the families of the victims of the Washington, D.