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Code Red: Fulton County Battles Jailhouse Fires

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ATLANTA, Ga. -

They call them - Code Red.

Potentially dangerous fires set by inmates inside the Fulton County jail.

The I-Team has found what some call an alarming number of jailhouse fires during the past year. Fires that have never before been made public.

Senior I-team reporter Dale Russell says jail commanders are fighting this unique problem as they battle to end an ongoing federal lawsuit.

 

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