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COVID-19 positive inmate dies at Tucson prison

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Posted at 2:20 PM, Dec 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-03 16:20:46-05

TUCSON, Ariz. — An inmate who tested positive for COVID-19 last month passed away Wednesday, Dec. 2.

According to a news release, 66-year-old Stanley Carr, who was serving a sentence since 2014 at USP Tucson, had been on a ventilator since Nov. 10.

Carr suffered from long-term, pre-existing medical conditions, according to officials.

USP Tucson is a high-security facility that currently houses 1,352 male offenders.