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69-year-old inmate found dead

Posted at 6:59 PM, Feb 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-12 18:59:47-05

Maryland State Police are investigating the death of a 69-year-old inmate at Western Correctional Institution in Cumberland, Maryland.

The victim 69-year-old Roger Largent was found by a correctional officer in a cell around 8:10 p.m. Saturday.

Largent was unresponsive and officers attempted CPR to revive him. An inmate suspect has been identified and charges are pending, according to police.

Largent was serving 18 years for rape.

There is no further information at this time.

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