Inmate serving life sentence dies at South Mississippi Correctional Institution

Inmate serving life sentence dies at South Mississippi Correctional Institution
(Source: Gray News, file)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The Mississippi Department of Corrections has reported that an inmate serving a life sentence at the South Mississippi Correctional Institution has died.

The inmate is identified as 48-year-old Troy Michael Daughtery. He was found unconscious in his bed Saturday evening.

Daughtery had been in prison for nearly 21 years. He was sentenced to prison for capital murder on June 1, 1999.

No foul play is suspected in his death.

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