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Man Trapped In Cook County Jail Visiting Room For 31 Hours

By Rosemary Regina Sobol, Chicago Tribune CHICAGO — A man who came to visit his son was accidentally trapped inside an empty maximum security visiting area of Cook County Jail for about 30 hours over the weekend, authorities said on Tuesday. He was rescued when he broke a sprinkler head, alerting Chicago Fire Department firefighters […]

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