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Inmate found dead in Redwood City jail

An inmate was found dead Tuesday at Maguire Correctional Facility in Redwood City. File photo by Kate Bradshaw.

An inmate found unresponsive Tuesday in a housing pod at the Maguire Correctional Facility in Redwood City is believed to have died from natural causes, the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office said.

The inmate was discovered during a security check about 4 p.m. and was given medial treatment, including CPR, but was pronounced dead at the scene.

The San Mateo County Coroner's Office will identify the inmate after the family has been notified.

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Inmate found dead in Redwood City jail

Uploaded: Wed, Nov 25, 2020, 10:44 am

An inmate found unresponsive Tuesday in a housing pod at the Maguire Correctional Facility in Redwood City is believed to have died from natural causes, the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office said.

The inmate was discovered during a security check about 4 p.m. and was given medial treatment, including CPR, but was pronounced dead at the scene.

The San Mateo County Coroner's Office will identify the inmate after the family has been notified.

— Bay City News Service

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