- Associated Press - Friday, May 13, 2016

SPRINGVILLE, Ala. (AP) - Alabama Department of Corrections officials say an inmate has been found dead in his cell at the St. Clair Correctional Facility.

Spokesman Bob Horton said in an emailed statement that the inmate was found Friday morning at the facility in Springville.

Horton says the man’s cellmate called for corrections officers when he saw that the inmate was unresponsive.

The inmate’s identity has not been released.

Horton says the department’s Investigations and Intelligence Division is investigating the man’s death.

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