• Man dies while in Worcester Police custody

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    WORCESTER, Mass. - Worcester Police say a man who was in their custody has died. 

    Police say officers found the man Wednesday night suffering a medical emergency in his cell at the Worcester Police Department. 

    Officers gave the man first aid before he was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later. 

    Police say the Medical Examiner's Office tells them the death doesn't appear to be suspicious, but they're awaiting autopsy results to determine how the man died. 

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