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Inmate found dead in Muscogee County Prison

Muscogee County Prison officials are investigating the death of an inmate who died of an apparent heart attack.

The inmate, whose name is being withheld until the family is notified, was found at 4:40 a.m. Tuesday in his bunk. EMS was called, as was the Muscogee County coroner, said Warden Bill Adamson.

The body has been sent to the crime lab in Atlanta for an autopsy. Preliminary reports indicate he died of a “massive heart attack,” Adamson said.The death is being investigated, though authorities say nothing irregular has been found.

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