35-year-old female inmate dies at Bacon County Jail

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The Bacon County Sheriff’s Office has asked the GBI conduct a death investigation of a female inmate in the Bacon County Jail.

According to the GBI, 35-year-old Rethia Pennington, of Callahan, Florida, was found dead in her cell on the morning of Nov. 29. 


The GBI Medical Examiner’s Office will complete an autopsy on Pennington.

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