NC Jail Officers Cited in Suicide of Teen

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A North Carolina state investigation found that Wake, N.C., detention officers didn’t keep a proper eye on an 18-year-old man who hanged himself in the county jail five months ago while awaiting a psychiatric evaluation, reports the Raleigh News & Observer. Jose Humberto Lara-Pineda is among six inmates in county jails this year who didn’t get proper supervision in the hours before . . .

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