Report: Iowa teen died of natural causes


TIPTON, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say an eastern Iowa teenager found dead in a house in March had an illness.

The state medical examiner’s office says an autopsy revealed 15-year-old Keifla Thomas Robinson, of Tipton, suffered from acute bronchitis and bronchiolitis due to a probable viral infection. His manner of death has been certified as natural.

The teenager’s body was found inside his home on March 16. Family members say he had been suffering from flu-like symptoms prior to his death.


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