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Inmate May Have Been Murdered

Idaho

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By Kim Bartlett

8-2-2007
An inmate who was found not breathing in an Idaho prison gym bathroom may be the victim of a homicide.
Twenty-one-year old Peter Curtright of Meridian was found unconscious around 7 p.m. Wednesday night.
Medical staff tried to revive Curtright but he was pronounced dead a short time later.
He was serving a life sentence at the Idaho State Correctional Institution for convictions in Ada and Twin Falls Counties.
Convictions included aggravated battery, assault, witness intimidation and robbery.
The Ada County Sheriff's Department is investigating the case and is treating it as a homicide.



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