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Inmate dies at Tampa's Falkenburg Road jail, apparently of natural causes

TAMPA — A 52-year-old inmate died Thursday morning at the Falkenburg Road Jail of apparent natural causes, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said.

Deputies found Daniel Fajardo unconscious during a routine welfare check just after 3 a.m. They performed CPR until Hillsborough County Fire and Rescue arrived.

Fajardo was taken to Brandon Regional Hospital, where he died about 4:30 a.m., deputies said.

Fajardo was at the jail on aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and abuse of an elderly or disabled adult charges.

Detectives will conduct a routine investigation according with agency policy.

Inmate dies at Tampa's Falkenburg Road jail, apparently of natural causes 12/13/12 [Last modified: Thursday, December 13, 2012 5:10pm]
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