The parents of a Nassau County Jail inmate say prison guards are to blame for their son’s death after they refused to help him with his medical condition.

John Gleeson Jr., of Oceanside, was arrested last year for allegedly forging a prescription for oxycodone. He was jailed again in May after a burglary charge.

Gleeson's parents say their son suffered from a medical condition that causes...

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