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February 11, 2015 6:48 PM

Man who died in Sacramento police custody identified as parolee, 50

Sacramento Undersheriff James Lewis said the man resisted law enforcement at every turn and died before he could be properly evaluated by the jail’s on-site nurse to determine whether he was “medically fit” enough to be incarcerated

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