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      Javaughn Young, prison inmate, dies after beating

      JESSUP, Md. (AP) - A prison inmate beaten while behind bars has died.

      Maryland state police say 26-year-old Javaughn Young died shortly after noon Friday at Shock Trauma. He had been taken there from the Maryland Correctional Institution-Jessup after the assault Thursday night.

      Young's body was taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for autopsy.

      Authorities say Young was found lying in a walkway with a head injury.

      Another inmate at the prison has been identified as a suspect. Police say charges against him are pending.