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Mar 10, 2016 11:16 AM

UPDATE: Officials identify inmate found dead in 'untimely' manner at Strafford County jail

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DOVER - Authorities have identified the inmate found dead in his cell on Tuesday at the Strafford County House of Corrections.

READ: Inmate found dead at Strafford County jail, 'untimely' death under investigation

Reno Joseph Demesmin, 28, was found dead at about 1:42 p.m.

According to, he was a federal inmate that had been there for 16 weeks. He was charged with interstate transportation for his alleged involvement in prostitution-related activities.

The death is not considered suspicious, officials said, but an autopsy was scheduled for Wednesday.

Kevin Deane is the Digital Content Manager for You can email him at and follow him on Twitter, @kdeaneNH1.

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