Inmate found unresponsive in cell; foul play not suspected

Inmate found unresponsive in cell; foul play not suspected
Kilgore PD employee tests positive (Source: KLTV)

RANKIN COUNTY, Miss. (WLBT) - An inmate at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Rankin County was found unresponsive in his bed Wednesday.

Craig Brown, 55, was pronounced dead after he did not respond to resuscitation efforts. He had been sentenced June 10, 2019, to 12 years for sale of a controlled substance in Rankin County.

Foul play is not suspected.

An autopsy will determine the official cause and the manner of death for Brown.

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