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Second Inmate Dies at Pecos Prison

PECOS - For the second time in less than a week an inmate has been found dead at Reeves County Detention Center.     

The first death happened this Friday and as a result more than 1200 inmates started a riot. The inmates held two people hostage and burned down the recreational facility.     

Geo Group officials confirmed that a second inmate died at Lubbock University Medical Center Sunday night. They believe it was due to natural causes. Autopsy results are still pending.

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