October 28, 2004
The spot where Akintade died. It bothered me that so much evidence remained as a result of this event– I didn’t want to give anyone the satisfaction of seeing it. After I took this photo, I threw all the medical trash in the weeds, out of sight, and used my boot to obscure the blood with dirt.
The IED trigger materials we found in the backyard of a building near the attack site
An incredibly large family, anxiously waiting while we search their home