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    The city wants to send criminals to Kennewick. The sheriff says it won't help.
      The move would make Spokane the largest city in the Pacific Northwest to send its city inmates to an outside prison. City administrators say that itâeuro;™s necessary to curb crowding at the Spokane County Jail, which is under the sheriffâeuro;™s jurisdiction. And a report by the cityâeuro;™s finance division estimates it will save over a million dollars a year.
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    A prisoner who strangled his cellmate in 2004 strikes again.
      When West landed back in the overcrowded Spokane County Jail for the rape charge in 2004, he found himself sharing a cell with Chris Rentz — a 21-year-old in jail for stealing a tank of gas. After Rentz pleaded to guards and his family to be moved from his cell, West and one other inmate strangled him to death with a bedsheet.
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  • Bulging at the Bars

      by JOEL SMITH & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & A & lt;/span & lot of factors led to Chris Rentz's death at the Spokane County jail in October 2004. The 21-year-old -- doing time for stealing a tank of gas -- was killed by one of his cellmates, a 28-year-old felon awa
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