Inmate at Central Mississippi Correctional Facility dies in prison
JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) – An inmate from the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility died in the prison Wednesday morning.
Mississippi Department of Corrections said 50-year-old Scott William Deters most likely died from natural causes.
Deters was sentenced in 2019 to a total of 11 years for two convictions in different counties.
He received seven years for possession of a controlled substance in Stone County and four years for prescription forgery in Harrison County.
An autopsy will determine the official cause of death.