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Family of slain DeKalb inmate blames jail

The family of the man who was strangled to death in the DeKalb County jail last Saturday is outraged. But they’re not blaming the alleged killer.

Channel 2 Action News reports Cassandra Tyson, mother of 23-year-old , said she’s holding the jail responsible for her son’s death, claiming guards were negligent of his cries for help while he was being attacked, allegedly by fellow inmate .

Wyatt — who was

“This could have been prevented,” she told Channel 2. “That officer that ignored my son’s cries — I need that dealt with ASAP.”

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