Maryland's prison agency was investigating the death of an inmate at the Western Correctional Institution near Cumberland.
The Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services said a staff member of the maximum-security prison found the inmate unresponsive in his cell about 5:15 a.m. Wednesday. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The agency did not release the inmate's name and said the cause was unknown. More... PrisonerPal.com