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  1. Concerts, Movie Night Highlight Upcoming Events In Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    Italian and R&B Dance Night will feature FDR Drive on Friday, Aug. 21 from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. The concert will be held at Broad Street Playground on Broad Street between Fleetwood and Gramatan Avenue. Concerts are canceled when weather is forecasted to be inclement and are not rescheduled.

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  2. Fifth black woman in a month found dead in jail: New York mother...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... and was taken to hospital. Found dead: Raynette Turner, 42, was found lifeless underneath the City Court in Mount Vernon, New York, on Monday. She is pictured right in an old photograph and left more recently Police said she was only diagnosed with ...

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  3. Raynette Turner: Mother of 8 becomes fifth black woman to die in US custody this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Raynette Turner, a 43-year-old black woman, died in police custody while waiting for her arraignment on a shoplifting charge in a jail cell in Mount Vernon, New York.

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  4. Deadly drunk driver suspect, 20, posts $1M bond to outrageRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    An underage North Carolina student whose alleged drunken joyride left three people dead last week is out on a $1 million bond, to the heartbreak of the victims' family. "Yesterday when we got the news that the guy was out, he started to cry," Dionne McGee told the Daily News of Darlene McGee's brother who was described as completely overwhelmed by her senseless July 19 death.

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  5. Woman found dead in NY holding cell after 2 days in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    Officials in New York are investigating the holding-cell death of a woman who waited two days for arraignment on a shoplifting arrest. Mount Vernon Mayor Ernest Davis says Rayette Turner was found dead Monday afternoon.

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  6. Autopsy inconclusive for NY woman who died in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Raynette Turner, 42, was found dead in a Mount Vernon police holding cell Monday, two days after she was arrested on shoplifting charges. Gov. Cuomo said Wednesday he wants the state Attorney General's Office to probe the case of the Mount Vernon mother who died in police custody.

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  7. Black Mother Found Dead in Jail Cell After Alerting Officials of Her Health ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Essence Magazine

    A New York mother of eight was found dead in a Mount Vernon jail cell on Monday afternoon, two days after she was taken into custody on charges of shoplifting. She is the fifth Black woman this month to die while in police custody.

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  8. NY Attorney General Joins Investigation of Mount Vernon Jail Cell DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has invoked his new power to investigate matters involving the death of a civilian caused by police to join the investigation into the death of a woman in a Mount Vernon police department holding cell. The probe is to determine whether a full investigation into the death is necessary, according to the Yonkers Daily Voice.

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  9. Attorney General Joins Investigation Into Mount Vernon Holding Cell DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Harrison Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. The New York State Attorney General's Office has joined the investigation in Mount Vernon, as authorities seek answers about how a woman died while in a holding cell at the police department. Raynette Turner, 42 and a mother of 8, was found dead in her cell on Monday afternoon after being arrested over the weekend on misdemeanor shoplifting charges for the third time in several weeks.

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  10. 5 Black Women Have Died in Jail This MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | New York Magazine

    On Monday, police in Mount Vernon, New York, found Raynetta Turner dead in her holding cell . According to Mayor Ernest Davis, Turner, who was 44, had been arrested for shoplifting on Saturday.

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  11. At Least 5 Black Women Found Dead In Jail Since Mid-JulyRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Memeorandum

    At Least 5 Black Women Found Dead In Jail Since Mid-July - On Monday morning, police in Mount Vernon, New York discovered a 44-year-old woman dead in her cell. She is the fifth black woman, at least, to die behind bars this month.

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  12. Woman found dead in New York holding cell while awaiting hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WGN-TV Chicago

    Officials are investigating the death of 42-year-old Raynette Turner in her holding cell in Mount Vernon, New York. Turner is a mother of eight children who range in age from eight to 21. WCBS reports Turner died Monday afternoon after spending two days awaiting an arraignment.

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  13. Police: Woman Died In Holding Cell While Awaiting Hearing In Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS Local

    ... a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Got a nose for [] MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) - Officials were investigating Monday evening, after a woman died in a holding cell in Mount Vernon ...

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  14. Police: Mount Vernon man injured in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News12.com

    The shots were fired on the second floor of an apartment building at 30 East Lincoln Ave. (July 28, 2015 5:38 PM) The shots were fired on the second floor of an apartment building at 30 East Lincoln Ave. Police say the man was shot in the chest.

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  15. Woman, Mother Of 8, Dies While In Police Custody In Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Harrison Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. Law enforcement officials are awaiting autopsy results of the woman who died Monday while in a Mount Vernon Police Department holding cell. Raynette Turner, 43, a mother of eight children, was found dead in her cell on Monday after being arrested on Friday for shoplifting at a local drug store.

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  16. N.Y. mother of 8 dies in holding cellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    Officials are trying to determine how Raynette Turner, a 42-year-old mother of eight awaiting arraignment on a shoplifting charge, died Monday afternoon in a holding cell at police headquarters here. N.Y. mother of 8 dies in holding cell MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - Officials are trying to determine how Raynette Turner, a 42-year-old mother of eight awaiting arraignment on a shoplifting charge, died Monday afternoon in a holding cell at police headquarters here.

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  17. Authorities Investigating Woman Found Dead In Mount Vernon PD Holding CellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. An investigation has been launched in Mount Vernon after a women was found dead in a police department holding cell on Monday. Officials from the Westchester County District Attorney's office and Mount Vernon Police Department are investigating how the victim died while in custody.

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  18. Investigation underway into woman's death in NY jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New York Daily News

    Authorities are trying to determine what killed a woman found dead in a Mount Vernon, N.Y., police department holding cell.

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  19. Con Edison Continues Gas Main Work In Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. More contracting crews from Con Edison are set to return to the streets of Mount Vernon as they continue upgrading gas mains, gas services and roadways throughout the city. Dating back to 2014, crews have been periodically frequenting the city to make improvements, upgrading the antiquated pipeline in carefully determined parts of Mount Vernon.

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  20. Sister Mary Dominica, Taught at Holy Name School 1962-1979, Dies at 101Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | New Rochelle Talk

    Sister Mary Dominica Buttner, a resident of the Wartburg Home in Mount Vernon, passed away peacefully on July 14, 2015 at the age of 101. She was born Rita Mary Buttner in the Bronx on December 17, 1913 to the late George and Matilda Buttner.

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