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Condemned Inmate Dewayne Carey Dies

SAN QUENTIN – Dewayne Michael Carey, 59, was pronounced deceased on July 4, 2020 at an outside hospital from what appear to be complications related to COVID-19. An exact cause of death has not yet been determined.

Carey was committed to CDCR on Dec. 16, 1996 as a condemned inmate from Los Angeles County for first-degree murder.

There are currently 721 people on California’s death row.

inmate Dewayne Michael Carey