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Inmate Stabbed to Death Inside Augusta State Medical Prison



An inmate was murdered inside Augusta State Medical Prison on Friday, shanked in the side of the neck while he walked outside, authorities said.

Ali Tanner was serving a life sentence for stabbing his girlfriend to death in Macon in 2014 and then stuffing her body into a hotel laundry bag and th...

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