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Nurse may be Charged in Diabetic Inmate's Death

A Ramsey county jail nurse may face charges for the death of a diabetic inmate, whose insulin she failed to check.

Randy Gallmeyer was arrested for suspicion of driving while intoxicated, reported the Pioneer Press. Nurses offered Gallmeyer insulin tests several times, which he refused. When a different nurse came on duty, she failed to offer him the test during her shift. There is no nurse on duty during the night, and Gallmeyer was dead by morning.

The Star Tribune reported that the nurse resigned, and Ramsey County Sheriff Bob Fletcher is calling for a 24-hour nurse on duty.

The two newspapers' coverage was very similar. Each summarized the story and then went into chronological details.