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A narrative free text field.

Element information

Type: niem-xsd:string

Properties: Global, Qualified, Nillable


  • xsd:string
  • Attributes

    s:id [0..1]xsd:IDfrom group s:SimpleObjectAttributeGroup
    s:metadata [0..1]xsd:IDREFSfrom group s:SimpleObjectAttributeGroup
    s:linkMetadata [0..1]xsd:IDREFSfrom group s:SimpleObjectAttributeGroup

    Used in

    Substitution hierarchy

    Sample instance

    <lexs:NarrativeText>Report of Investigation SUMMARY OF EVENT: Purchase of machine gun from Tommy Jones on June 14, 2006 NARRATIVE: On June 14, 2006, Agent Swanson, acting as an undercover buyer, purchased 1 9mm MAC 10 machinegun, SN 54-9365, from a JONES, Tommy at his place of occupation, Branton Tires in San Jose, California.  Purchase price was $500.00 cash.  Mr. Jones stated that he could obtain more weapons within the next two weeks.</lexs:NarrativeText>

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