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Autopsy: Renisha McBride blasted in face; still no charges for shooter

The medical examiner's report on 19-year-old Renisha McBride's corpse confirmed early reports that the young woman died with a blast of gunfire to her face. The Detroit woman was reportedly knocking on doors in the predominantly white neighborhood of Dearborn Heights, seeking help following a car crash.

The autopsy report has explicitly ruled McBride's death a homicide. Despite this, her killer -- a 54-year-old man yet to be publicly named -- has not had charges brought against him, fostering the sort of national outrage that followed other apparently racially charged shootings, like that of Trayvon Martin.

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