June 16, 2019
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Inmate dies at Maine State Prison

A 47-year-old inmate from Sebago died Saturday at the Maine State Prison in Warren, according to the commissioner of the Maine Department of Corrections.

At the time of his death, Charles Pettigrow had served 14 months of his two-year sentence for two counts of theft and for eluding an officer, Commissioner Joseph Fitzpatrick said.

Fitzpatrick said that Pettigrow’s death, which occurred at 3:45 p.m., was anticipated.

He said that the Maine State Police and the state medical examiner’s office are reviewing the death in accordance with department policy and the Attorney General Office’s protocols.


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