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  1. Inmate dies after Tasing; family wants videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | WTEN-TV Albany

    Police say 24-year-old Dustin Szot was Tased after getting into a fight with another inmate at Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility in Ionia. He was taken to receive medical treatment then died later that afternoon .

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  2. Michigan prison inmate dies after fight, shock by stun gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | WJRT

    Authorities say a Michigan prison inmate has died after fighting with another prisoner and being shocked with a stun gun as guards broke up the fight. Department of Corrections spokesman Chris Gautz says in an email two prisoners were told to stop fighting Tuesday at Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility in Ionia but refused.

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  3. Prisoner dies after officer uses stun gun to break up fightRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... says in an email two prisoners were told to stop fighting Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016 at Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility in Ionia but refused. He says a stun gun was used on both inmates and Szot of Muskegon died later in the day. (Michigan ...

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  4. News 2 mins ago 12:18 p.m.Food worker caught kissing inmate in kitchen coolerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... to Aramark employees, he said. In July 2014, four female Aramark prison workers at Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility in Ionia were fired for having inappropriate sexual contact with male inmates inside a walk-in cooler "Trinity may not have as ...

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  5. Mich. prison food worker fired after found withaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Times Herald

    ... drugs, a Corrections Department spokesman confirmed Tuesday. Also, two sections of Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility near Ionia remained on lockdown Tuesday after a series of weekend fights related to suspected gang activity. The discovery of ...

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  6. Power outages, downed trees in Ionia after stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | WOODTV.com

    ... Weather Service in Grand Rapids said a large tree was completely blocking M-21 near the Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility. More than 1,100 customers are without power in Ionia County, according to the Consumers Energy outage map . Power is ...

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  7. Prison program helps inmates become better fathers from behind barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... distant or strained ties with their children. The 12-week "Son to a Father" program at Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility in Ionia meets each Thursday, and takes the inmates on a journey of self-discovery on what type of father they had been and ...

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  8. Detroit prosecutor: We didn't run 'rogue' in murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Post-Bulletin

    Davontae Sanford, 23, smiles as he walks out of the Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility with one of his lawyers Valerie Newman, Wednesday, June 8, 2016, in Ionia, Mich. Sanford entered prison as a teenager in 2008 and was released Wednesday, a day after his guilty pleas to four fatal shootings were erased by a judge at the request of prosecutors who conceded the case was compromised by flawed police work.

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  9. Detroit Man Wrongly Convicted of Murders When He Was 15 Freed After Serving 9 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | WTNH

    Davontae Sanford, 23, gets into a car after being released from the Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility, Wednesday, June 8, 2016, in Ionia, Mich. Sanford entered prison as a teenager in 2008 and was released Wednesday, a day after his guilty pleas to four fatal shootings were erased by a judge at the request of prosecutors who conceded the case was compromised by flawed police work.

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  10. Exonerated Michigan man adjusts to freedomRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    ... told CNN. Video from CNN affiliate WDIV showed Sanford, now 23, walking out of the Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility in street clothes, getting into the back seat of a car and riding away. He is looking forward to his future, telling CNN he has ...

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  11. The Latest: Man released from prison wants driver's licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Post-Bulletin

    Davontae Sanford, 23, smiles as he walks out of the Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility with one of his lawyers Valerie Newman, Wednesday, June 8, 2016, in Ionia, Mich. Sanford entered prison as a teenager in 2008 and was released Wednesday, a day after his guilty pleas to four fatal shootings were erased by a judge at the request of prosecutors who conceded the case was compromised by flawed police work.

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  12. Young man freed 8 years after plea; prosecutor to talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | KRQE Albuquerque

    With his brother Deshon carrying his bag, Davontae Sanford, 23, smiles as he takes his first steps outside of the Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility, Wednesday, June 8, 2016, in Ionia, Mich. Sanford entered prison as a teenager in 2008 and was released Wednesday, a day after his guilty pleas to four fatal shootings were erased by a judge at the request of prosecutors who conceded the case was compromised by flawed police work.

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  13. Photo: Davontae Sanford, 23, second from left, smiles asRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Davontae Sanford, 23, second from left, smiles as he walks out of the Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility with his brother Deshon, left, and two of his lawyers Wednesday, June 8, 2016, in Ionia, Mich.

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  14. Exonerated man free after years in prison for 4 murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | WOODTV.com

    Smiling broadly with $60 in his pocket and a stomach full of chili mac, Davontae Sanford walked free Wednesday after spending more than eight years in prison for a quadruple murder he did not commit. Sanford did not want to say anything to the two dozen reporters who waited for him outside Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility in Ionia, but his grin spoke volumes as he walked to his car with his brother and the attorneys who fought for his freedom.

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  15. Man to be freed 8 years after another confessed to murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | KMIZ

    ... with the crime. Video from CNN affiliate WDIV showed Sanford, now 23, walking out of the Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility in street clothes, getting into the back seat of a car and riding away. Sanford's pro bono defense team worked tirelessly to ...

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  16. Man who tried to coerce teen with mental disabilities sentenced to 33 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | MLive.com

    Shane Scott, 41, used the prison mail system at Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility between August 2014 and January 2015 to write countless times to a woman whose daughter he wanted to have sex with when he was released.

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  17. A mug shot of Shane Scott from the Michigan Department of Corrections.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | WOODTV.com

    ... Authorities say that between August 2014 and January 2015, while Scott was being held at Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility in Ionia, he used the prison mail system to write to a woman, attempting to convince her to arrange for him to have sex with ...

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  18. Appeals Court OKs Boot Camp for Ex-Inkster CopRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Patch.com

    William Melendez, the ex-Inkster police officer who was sentenced up to 10 years in prison in the brutal beating of a suspect in a traffic stop , will be allowed to serve part of his sentence in a military-style boot camp in Chelsea. The Thursday ruling by Michigan Court of Appeals overturns Wayne County Circuit Judge Vonda Evans' April 4 order modifying her original sentence that allowed the boot camp option and ordering his return to the maximum security Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility at Ionia.

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  19. Appeals Court OKs Boot Camp for Ex-Inkster CopRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Patch.com

    William Melendez, the ex-Inkster police officer who was sentenced up to 10 years in prison in the brutal beating of a suspect in a traffic stop , will be allowed to serve part of his sentence in a military-style boot camp in Chelsea. The Thursday ruling by Michigan Court of Appeals overturns Wayne County Circuit Judge Vonda Evans' April 4 order modifying her original sentence that allowed the boot camp option and ordering his return to the maximum security Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility at Ionia.

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  20. Judge: No Boot Camp in Ex-Inkster Cop's Brutality SentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Patch.com

    ... camp, where he had been for two weeks before Evans' order transferring him back to the Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility at Ionia, the Detroit Free Press reports. Dent, who was hospitalized for two days, was charged with resisting and obstructing ...

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