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MCI Norfolk Prisoner Talked Down From Prison Date

A man incarcerated at MCI Norfolk managed to get on the roof of one of the prison buildings Sunday, threatening to jump, according to other prisoners, because he was¬†distraught he wasn’t getting medical treatment.

“He was basically saying that he had no hope,” said one MCI Norfolk prisoner who did not want his name used for fear of retaliation. “He was praying and crying and said he was going to die in prison anyway.”