AL prison inmate’s death under investigation

AL prison inmate’s death under investigation
Ventress Correctional Facility in Clayton (Source: WSFA 12 News file photo)

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The Alabama Department of Corrections is confirming that an inmate assigned to Ventress Correctional Facility in Clayton has died at an area hospital, but few other details have been released.

ADOC spokesman Bob Horton confirmed the inmate, whose name has not been released, was being treated at a hospital when he died Monday.

Horton said the cause of death is not currently known but ADOC says no foul play is involved.

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