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DeKalb detention officer fired over inmate incident

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DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - A detention officer has lost his job over explosive video that shows confrontation spilling out of a jail cell into the hall way.

What happened inside the jail went terribly wrong. Sheriff's investigators acknowledge an inmate was handled improperly by two staff members, including a supervisor.

Attorney Harry Daniels claims the detention officer was set off by something else the inmate did.


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