County Inmate Death Under Investigation, Foul Play Not Suspected

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MAYVILLEThe death of a 28-year-old male inmate is being investigated by the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, according to a release from the agency Thursday afternoon. 

No foul play is reportedly suspected, and the New York State Department of Corrections has been notified. In addition, the inmate’s next of kin has been notified.

The investigation remains ongoing.

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