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By LAURA MITCHELL
CALIPATRIA — Police are investigating the death of an inmate Saturday at Calipatria State Prison as a possible homicide.
An inmate's body was discovered around 8 a.m. but he appeared to have been dead for some time, County Coroner Investigator Deputy Gary Hayes said.
A special homicide task force, made up of officers from several area agencies, was dispatched to the scene, sheriff's Sgt. John Lemon said.