Another state inmate death has been reported in Mississippi, at Wilkinson County Correctional Facility, Management and Training Corp. officials said in a news release.
Jesus Garcia, 39, was found lying in his cell on Saturday. He was unresponsive. Medical personnel were called and began life-saving measures but were unsuccessful, according to the release.
Garcia was pronounced dead at 12:52 p.m.
The cause and manner of his death are under investigation. There were no obvious signs of assault, prison officials said.
Garcia was serving a 20-year sentence for capital rape from a DeSoto County case.