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Two Rivers Correctional facility reports inmate death

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Vejar-Garcia (Courtesy: Oregon Department of Corrections) Vejar-Garcia (Courtesy: Oregon Department of Corrections)
UMATILLA, OR (KPTV) -

An inmate died unexpectedly at the Two Rivers Correctional Facility Sunday morning, according to Oregon Department of Corrections.

Tomas Vejar-Garcia, 76, was found unresponsive in his cell just before 8 a.m.

Vejar-Garcia had been at the Umatilla institution since 2012 for sex abuse in Washington County.

His earliest release was June 2016.

Oregon State Police is now investigating.

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