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Willie Nelson

Two recent city deaths classified as homicides

A man who died of a seizure as a result of a 1999 shooting and a man found dead in a vacant home in August were added to the city's homicide count, while three men have been charged in previous city killings, according to police and court records. Police said Earl Brown, 36, was being transported in a vehicle on Oct. 7 when he suffered a seizure and later died. Brown had been shot in the head on Sept. 23, 1999, in the 2200 block of Callow Ave. in Reservoir Hill, and developed a seizure disorder. The medical examiner ruled that his death was the result of complications from the shooting, police said. Of the 167 people listed as homicide victims in 2011, five died as a result of...