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Man charged with murder following death of man at correctional centre – Mid North Coast 

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An inmate has been charged with murder following the death of another inmate at a correctional centre on the Mid North Coast earlier this month.

A 52-year-old man was found deceased in his cell at a correctional facility in Aldavilla, near Kempsey on Tuesday 11 June.

Officers from the Mid North Coast Police District were called, and an investigation was commenced.

About 9am Wednesday 26 June , a 44-year-old man, who is an inmate at the facility, was charged with murder.

He will appear in Kempsey Local Court on Wednesday 21 August 2019.


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