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Third Homicide In Lawton

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Lawton Police have confirmed the third homicide of the year.  The victim has been identified as 33-year-old Christopher Glass.  He was a GEO Prison inmate.

The Lawton Police Department responded to a call of an assault at the prison on Monday shortly after 8:00a.m.  When they arrived, they were told the victim had been assaulted and he was taken to Southwestern Medical Center.

The victim was found lying on the floor of his cell.  He was taken to the infirmary at the prison and was then taken to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Police are still investigating how this happened.  Stay with Newschannel 6 for updates.