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Pierce County Jail inmate found dead in apparent suicide

Post by Stacey Mulick / The News Tribune on March 25, 2010 at 11:59 am with 3 Comments »
March 25, 2010 12:31 pm

Pierce County Jail officials are investigating the suspected suicide of a 48-year-old inmate.

The man was discovered in his cell Wednesday during a routine bed check, Pierce County sheriff’s spokesman Ed Troyer said. He had not been on a mental health hold.

The inmate had been booked into the jail March 18 by Lakewood police on suspicion of unlawful delivery of a controlled substance and on two outstanding warrants.

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  1. Must have been other issues involved here.

    Parents don’t let kids do drugs.

    Kids don’t let parents do drugs.

  2. chevellelvr says:

    The only other issues here were that he was out on pr because he had pled guilty to several other felonies involving drugs and didnt want to spend a very long time in prison.
    Mark was actually a very nice person he just got caught up in the world of herion and couldnt get out.

  3. You do not get caught up in the drug world. You make a decision to enter it.

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