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HCSO investigating inmate death

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The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office is investigating the in-custody death of an inmate at the Hamilton County Jail.

Officials say 44-year-old Jeffery Simmons experienced a medical emergency Thursday morning, and was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The Criminal Investigations Division of the HCSO is investigating the circumstances of Simmons’ death.

Stick with Channel 3 for the latest developments to this story.

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