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Inmate Found Dead
3:08 pm
Fri May 25, 2012

St. Louis jail inmate found dead

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An investigation is underway after a 62-year-old inmate of a St. Louis city jail was found dead in his cell.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the inmate was found at midnight Friday by correctional officers making routine rounds at a jail on Hall Street. The man's name has not been released.

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Jail escape
12:15 am
Fri July 29, 2011

Inmate who escaped from city "workhouse" back in custody

St. Louis Police are looking for Allen Brown, Jr., 29, after he was found missing from the Medium Security Institution, or "the workhouse" in St. Louis.

Updated: St. Louis police took Brown into custody without incident around 7:30 pm Thursday in the 4100 block of Enright.

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