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February 28, 2013 at 3:33 PM

Inmate dies in Snohomish County Jail

A 41-year-old male inmate in the Snohomish County Correctional Facility died this morning, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office.

When corrections staff went to check on the inmate in the jail’s medical facility they found he was not breathing and unresponsive. CPR was performed by paramedics who were called to the scene.

A death investigation will be conducted by sheriff’s detectives, as is standard procedure. Identification of the inmate, as well as cause and manner of his death, will be determined and released by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office.

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