Rebecca Zahau: The New Autopsy Results Revealed

November 15, 2011
New details of Rebecca Zahau’s death emerge: Was the scene staged to deceive the police into believing it was suicide? In a television exclusive, renowned forensic pathologist Dr. Cyril Wecht reveals his findings after examining Zahau's exhumed remains. Does he think foul play was involved?

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Digging Up the Truth
Desperate for answers, Rebecca's family exhumed her remains, and a second autopsy was performed. Has new evidence surfaced? Plus, has the scene of Rebecca's death been compromised? Could a new witness shed light on Rebecca's last hours? 



“There will be answers — I believe it.”



A Second Chance at the Truth?

Renowned forensic pathologist Dr. Cyril Wecht, who has lent his expertise to high-profile cases, including JFK, JonBenet Ramsey and Anna Nicole Smith, performs a second autopsy on the remains of Rebecca Zahau. How do his conclusions align with the first autopsy? And, does he think foul play was involved?


“You have done 17,000 autopsies and supervised 30,000 more. You are the go-to guy for this sort of thing.”



What's Next?
Armed with the data from the new autopsy, what's next for Rebecca's family? Can Dr. Phil help them find closure after their sudden and painful loss? And, will the investigation be re-opened?




“We have lost trust in them.”