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Inmate Death Called Homicide

ephraim goitom

CANAAN TOWNSHIP — The death of an inmate at a federal prison in Wayne County is now a case of homicide.

An autopsy on Ephraim Goitom, 29, shows he was stabbed multiple times during a fight last week.

An investigation is underway.

The inmate was locked up on for shooting at a cop in during a drug bust in Connecticut in 2010.