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Sheriff says Flint lockup expected to open Oct. 1

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(09/25/12) - Genesee County Sheriff Robert Pickell says, if all goes as planned, Flint's lockup will open Monday. 

A spokesman for the city would only say it's on track to open "soon."

The state is paying for the county to run it.

The contract is for one year.

The lockup, which has been closed since 2008, has long been touted as a way to help curb crime in Flint.

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