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Bursting at the seams: Loudon County seeks jail overcrowding solution

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It's not hard to make the case that the Loudon County Jail is overcrowded.

"It's a problem that needs to be addressed," Sheriff Tim Guider said.

For most of the past year, the population of the jail has run at about 50 inmates above the certified limit of 95 inmates. Last week inmates were sleeping on mats on the floor of their cell blocks.

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