Emmalyn Nguyen

Crime Stories with Nancy Grace: Teen Girl Dies After Botched Breast Enhancement Surgery

A Colorado teen saves for months to pay for breast augmentation but lapses into a coma after being placed under anesthesia.

Emmalyn Nguyen, 18, suffered a cardiac arrest after being placed under by nurse anesthetist Rex Meeker. 911 was not called for at least five hours. Nguyen was left brain-dead and died 14 months later. Plastic surgeon Dr. Geoffrey Kim, 52, turned himself in to Arapahoe County sheriff’s officials, charged with manslaughter. Meeker is also facing a felony reckless manslaughter charge.

Joining Nancy Grace today:

David Woodruff – Denver Trial Lawyers, Representing Emmalyn Nguyen’s Family
Dr. Jorey Krawczyn – Police Psychologist, Adjunct Faculty with Saint Leo University; Research Consultant with Blue Wall Institute, Author: Operation S.O.S. – Practical Recommendations to Help “Stop Officer Suicide”
Dan Corsentino – Former Police Chief, Former Sheriff, Served on US Homeland Security Senior Advisory Board, Private Investigator
Nicole Partin – CrimeOnline Investigative Reporter; Twitter: @nicolepartin

Additional Guest

  • Dr. Terry J. Dubrow MD, F.A.C.S. – “Botched” and “7 Year Stitch” on E!; Author: “Dr. and Mrs. Guinea Pig Present The Only Guide You’ll Ever Need to the Best Anti-Aging Treatments,'” “The Dubrow Diet: Interval Eating to Lose Weight and Feel Ageless,” and “The Dubrow Ket Fusion Diet;” Instagram/Twitter @drdubrow

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