Inmate found dead at Wilkinson County Correctional Facility
WILKINSON COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – An inmate at Wilkinson County Correctional Facility was found dead in his cell Saturday.
Issa Arnita with Management and Training Corporation said Officers discovered the body of 39-year-old Jesus Garcia and immediately began life-saving measures that were ultimately unsuccessful.
Garcia was pronounced dead just before 1 o’clock Saturday afternoon.
The cause and manner of death are under investigation.
Arnita said there were no obvious signs of assault.
We’ll have more details as they become available.