Forensic Mystery

by Michael Davis

Photo Credit: Cathrine Idsøe

Photo Credit: Cathrine Idsøe

My question: A person wants to fake their death and decides to make it look like they had been burned to death. To do this they use someone else body some height same mass. How long could a body be kept on ice before decomp starts to set in or does being frozen completely retard the process?

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