Guard charged with lying about inmate's death, Fla.
|April 11, 2001|
(STARKE, Fla.) – A fifth prison guard has been charged with connection with the death of an inmate on Florida's death row.
Authorities say that Dewey Marce Beck of Gainesville failed to get medical attention for Frank Valdes, failed to report that Valdes had been assaulted and lied on a deposition. Beck is charged with official misconduct and manslaughter by negligence.
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