OCCC inmate suspect in alleged murder of fellow inmate

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — A prisoner at OCCC is accused of murdering another inmate.

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According to the Department of Public Safety, 62-year-old Vance Grace was assaulted by 27-year-old Ezequiel Zayas Monday night.

It happened after 9 p.m. Aug. 31.

Grace was taken to the hospital where he died.

Zayas was arrested and remains at OCCC pending a criminal and administrative investigation.

Zayas was in custody for burglary after he broke into an Oahu family’s home last year while they were away.

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