Mounting Evidence Shows the Death Was No Accident

NBC 5 CONDUCTS AN INVESTIGATION INTO PRAVIN'S DEATH AND REVEALS THAT HIS DEATH WAS NO ACCIDENt

In a follow up to the mysterious death of a Southern Illinois University student, NBC 5 Investigates has uncovered mounting evidence that shows the death was no accident.

The Director of the Autopsy Center of Chicago Investigates Pravin:

  • "3 Bruises on his face and a defensive bruise on his right arm"
  • "Pravin may have been fighting for his life."
  • “That was not an accident."

An Independent Autopsy Confirms What the Family Thought All Along

A Southern Illinois University student whose body was found in February in a wooded area in Carbondale died from blunt force trauma to the head, an independent autopsy found. NBC 5's Natalie Martinez gets reaction from the victim's mother. (Published Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Family's Lawsuit Names Man They Believe Killed SIU Student

8/6/2014: Pravin Varughese, 19, was found in February in a wooded area in Carbondale earlier this year, but his family has never believed the official version of how he died. Now they say they have proof that their son was attacked and plan to file a lawsuit on Thursday. NBC 5's Rob Stafford reports. (Published Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014)