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Man dies in East Cleveland jail

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EAST CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office has confirmed that an inmate died while in police custody.

The inmate, 42-year-old, Sterlyn Ezell died at 1:52 a.m. on November 22nd in the East Cleveland City Jail.

It is said that Ezell hanged himself in his cell but circumstances surrounding his death are currently under investigation.

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