Sickle Cell Trait /Disease? - Officials to exhume body of 'Real Housewives of Atlanta' star Kandi Burruss ...

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The New York Daily News reports that the first autopsy concluded that Jewell died of blunt force trauma to the head, but later there was a report that sickle cell disease was another cause of death.

Kandi Burruss and A.J. Jewell were engaged, but later split after filming stopped on 'Real Housewives of Atlanta.'
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Kandi Burruss and A.J. Jewell were engaged, but later split after filming stopped on 'Real Housewives of Atlanta.'

The body of the ex-fiancé of "Real Housewives of Atlanta" star Kandi Burruss is being exhumed for a second autopsy, CNN reports.

A.J. Jewell, who was featured on the second season of the hit Bravo reality show, was killed after an altercation at an Atlanta strip club in October and, soon after, a man named Frederick Richardson was then arrested for voluntary manslaughter.