Inmate, 22, discovered dead in cell

AUGUSTA -- An inmate at the Kennebec County jail was found dead in his cell just before 5 a.m. Tuesday.

Sheriff Randall Liberty identified the man as Nicholas Michael Powell, 22, whose most recent address is in Lewiston, but who grew up in Clinton and Fairfield.

The death is under investigation, and the state medical examiner was scheduled to do an autopsy today.  More   PrisonerPal.com   True Crime Today  Magazine Subscriptions for Prisoners since 1975