St. Gabriel, LA (PPN) – An inmate died after being stabbed last Thursday by another inmate, according to the Department of Corrections. The inmate was brought to a hospital following the incident.
Officials were not aware of the inmate’s condition this past week.
The spokesperson for the Department of Corrections opened an investigation of the events concerning the stabbing. It is unknown if the inmate died from the stab injury.
The name of the inmate have not been released. An autopsy will be performed to determine an exact cause of death.