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Falls County Jail Death

Oct 9th, 2011 | Category: Falls County

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 4:35 PM EST</em>

by Brandon Hartman FALLS COUNTY –


The State Jail Standards Commission is now asking for all records in connection to a 32-year old found dead in a Falls County Detention Center jail cell at 3:48 a.m. Tuesday morning. Falls County EMS service was notified and responded to the Detention Center. The inmates death was later pronounced by Falls County Judge Trotter. An autopsy is pending.

The inmate was initially arrested by Marlin Police and charged with possession of a controlled substance at approximately 2:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. She was the only occupant of the cell.

The Texas Rangers have been asked to assist with the investigation. The woman’s name will not be released until her next of kin has been notified.

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