Inmate Dies at the St. Louis City Workhouse

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) -At around 7am a 38-year-old inmate was pronounced dead at the Medium Security Institution.  When guards went to give him breakfast they found him unresponsive.  The prisoner had been in a cell by himself for the past two weeks. 

The cause of death is still under investigation.  An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause. 

The prisoner will be identified after his family has been notified.

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