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Woman in Hillsborough County Jail died of medical neglect, brother claims

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A Tampa woman with a history of mental and physical ailments died in 2015 while in custody at the Hillsborough County Jail. Her brother is now suing the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, among others, for violating her constitutional rights, claiming they failed to give her proper medical attention, which led to her death. Ericka Jazmine Roles was a 26-year-old mother who allegedly suffered from a variety of physical and mental ailments, including diabetes, psychotic disorder, bipolar disorder, seizure disorder, and…

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