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Dauphin County Jail Cells Were ‘Ice Cold’ Days Before a Prisoner Died

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Public records show that in late January, people warned the Dauphin County Prison Board that temperatures were dangerously low in some parts of the jail. WITF’s Brett Sholtis reports, days later, a prisoner died in one of those cells, though the cause of his death has not yet been made public.

Read the full story at: https://www.witf.org/2022/06/07/dauphin-county-jail-cells-were-ice-cold-days-before-a-prisoner-died/

(Original air-date: 6/11/22)