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Hanged inmate dies

By Dawn Hobby - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - An Albany teenager who hanged himself in his jail cell has died.

18-year old Toney Irvin was arrested April 14th on street gang terrorism and battery charges.

Two days later, he was found hanging in his Dougherty County jail cell.

He was rushed to a hospital and spent four days in intensive care. He died Tuesday.

 

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