- Associated Press - Wednesday, January 21, 2015

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. (AP) - A 23-year-old inmate died in the Springfield Municipal Jail.

Police say he was alone in his cell when he was found Monday afternoon and could not be revived by officers or medics.

The Register-Guard reports (https://bit.ly/1GuWB43 ) he had been booked into jail Thursday on a theft charge.

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