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Murder suspect dies in jail

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By WRCB Staff

LOUNDON, LOUNDON COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -- A Rhea County man suffered a massive heart attack this morning and died in jail.

John Nevans was in the Loudon County Jail, accused of murdering his Tellico Village business partner.

Jailers said he was having trouble breathing this morning, and had heart disease, sleep apnea and diabetes.

Police say Nevans shot his disabled business partner while he sat in a wheelchair in his home.

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