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Rikers Guard Who Let Inmate Die Faces Charges

Rikers Guard Who Let Inmate Die Faces Charges

City correction officer criminally charged with lying about not leaving her post when an inmate 'baked' to death

A city correction officer was criminally charged Monday with lying about not leaving her post while an inmate “baked to death” in his 101-degree cell.

Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson charged Carol Lackner, 35, with falsifying business records, filing a false instrument and official misconduct. She was suspended for 30 days by the city Correction Department earlier this year after the Feb. 15 death of former U.S. Marine Jerome Murdough.

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