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GBI investigates federal inmate's death at Crisp Co. Detention Center

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CRISP CO., GA (WALB) -

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation was called to investigate the death of a federal inmate in Crisp County.

According to the Crisp County Sheriff's Office, a male inmate, 34, was found hanging in his cell at the Crisp County Detention Center Monday morning.

He was cut down, and officers tried CPR.

The federal inmate was taken to the hospital and pronounced dead.

The Sheriff's Office has not released his name because he was a federal inmate.

The GBI is investigating the death alongside the United States Marshal Service.

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