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Arizona prison inmate dies in Florence of apparent suicide

February 28, 2018

FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say an Arizona prison inmate has died in Florence and it appears to be a suicide.

State Department of Corrections officials say 49-year-old Darrell Mohr died Wednesday.

Staff at the Arizona State Prison Complex-Eyman was conducting a security check and found Mohr in his cell with a bed sheet tied to a bunk rail.

They attempted life-saving measures until paramedics arrived.

Mohr was sent to prison in 2016 after he was convicted out of Maricopa County to five years for aggravated DUI.

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