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Williamstown Man Dies In Police Custody

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Camden County officials are investigating how a man died in police custody Thursday night.

Police say 47-year-old Rodney Terry was arrested around 6:30 Thursday evening, for throwing rocks and at a home on Charleston Avenue in Lawnside. Terry was handcuffed and put in the back of a police cruiser. Officers say they called EMS for Terry's behavior, but would not go into detail.

When emergency crews arrived, Terry was not breathing. He was pronounced dead at Kennedy Hospital in Stratford just before 8PM.

Police have not released a cause of death.

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