Medical Examiner Releases Gunnar Schumacher's Cause of Death

By Joe Gullo

Published 02/10 2014 11:34AM

Updated 02/10 2014 11:40AM

BURLINGTON, Vt. - The Vermont medical examiner released 14-year-old Gunnar Schumacher's cause of death.

According to the death certificate, Schumacher died from asphyxia.

Essex Police say 49-year-old Ludwig Schumacher, Gunnar's father, killed his son before killing himself in an apparent murder-suicide in December.

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