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Officials say a man on trial in Texas died after drinking from a large water bottle containing a cloudy liquid as a jury found him guilty Thursday of child sexual assault. Edward Leclair was on trial in Denton on five counts involving one victim. The Tarrant County medical examiner’s office doesn’t yet list the cause or manner of death for the 57-year-old. Prosecutor Jamie Beck told the Denton Record-Chronicle that Leclair didn’t drink from the water bottle until the verdict was read, then he “just chugged it.” After an official checked on him in the holding cell where he'd been taken, authorities began administering medical aid.

Mexican officials say three inmates are dead following a fight between rival gangs at a prison in Ciudad Juarez, a city across the border from El Paso, Texas. The prosecutors' office in the border state of Chihuahua said Thursday that authorities had called in the army and National Guard to control the fight. The office said the dispute at the Number 3 prison was between “rival gangs,” but did not identify which groups were involved. Ciudad Juarez has seen years of battles between gangs like the Artistas Asesinos, backed by the Sinaloa cartel, and the La Linea and Aztecas gangs and the Juarez cartel.

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