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State police: Inmate death at Bridgeport Correctional Center ruled as homicide

State police say it happened on Sunday.

Nicole Alarcon Soares

May 30, 2024, 2:10 AM

Updated 22 days ago

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Connecticut State Police are investigating the death of an inmate at Bridgeport Correctional Center.
State police say it happened on Sunday.
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has ruled it a homicide.
The cause of death for the inmate was compression of neck, according to officials.
The inmate was transported to St. Vincent’s Hospital from but later died from his injuries.


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