Michael Powell



Age: 30


Summary: doctoral student at the University of Minnesota and brother of murder-suicide suspect Josh Powell who had been engaged in a legal battle with the parents of his missing sister-in-law Susan Cox Powell (last seen on December 6, 2009) over the proceeds of as much as $3.5 million in life insurance benefits paid out after his troubled brother killed himself and the couple's two young sons in February 2012.



Cause of Death: Suicide by self-defenestration


Born: June 23, 1982


Died: February 11, 2013


Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota