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Corrections Officer Succumbs to Injuries Sustained from Inmate Attack

Corrections Officer Succumbs to Injuries Sustained from Inmate Attack

ODMP.org

November 16, 2010

MEADVILLE, PA – Correctional Officer Gary Chapin succumbed to injuries sustained one month earlier after being attacked and beaten by an inmate in the Crawford County Correctional Facility.

Officer Chapin was transported to Wesbury United Methodist Community Hospital but never regained consciousness after the attack.

The inmate who beat him was in jail on a parole violation at the time. Charges are pending against the inmate in connection with Officer Chapin’s murder.


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    rsironron

    over 3 years ago

    5220 Comments

    Rest in Peace.

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    bsears

    over 3 years ago

    9372 Comments

    RIP

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    joe15003

    over 3 years ago

    106 Comments

    RIP CO Chaplin

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    USLawman1983

    over 3 years ago

    1572 Comments

    RIP

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    bill9823

    over 3 years ago

    2106 Comments

    R.I.P.

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    Charlie10

    over 3 years ago

    732 Comments

    Rest in Peace Brother!

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    wiseass0282

    over 3 years ago

    10986 Comments

    RIP brother, my prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.

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    sargeNcharge

    over 3 years ago

    584 Comments

    RIP OFFICER CHAPIN. MAY GOD BRING PEACE AND COMFORT TO THE FAMILY. YOU ARE ARE NOT FORGOTTEN.

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    darsavmo

    over 3 years ago

    11344 Comments

    RIP...

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    curedgirls

    over 3 years ago

    3622 Comments

    Thank you CO Chapin for your ultimate sacrifice to the Commonwealth of PA

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    I HOPE THEY THROW THE BOOK AT THE DIRT BAG

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    cmoody

    over 3 years ago

    84 Comments

    god bless. i hope they fry that scum

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