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Second Lee St. Prison inmate dies of COVID-19

(Source: WALB)
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Updated: Apr. 9, 2020 at 2:46 PM EDT
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LEESBURG, Ga. (WALB) - A second inmate has died at Lee State Prison due to COVID-19-related symptoms, according to the Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC).

The first was a 49-year-old inmate, who died on March 26 at Phoebe.

According to the GDC website, there are 13 staff and 8 inmates with confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 at the prison.

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