Inmate dies at Oklahoma State Penitentiary

About 4:20 p.m., the inmate was found unresponsive in the prison's “H” Unit and pronounced dead at the prison, warden's assistant Terry Crenshaw said.
BY JOHN YATES Published: July 19, 2013
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An Oklahoma State Penitentiary inmate died Friday afternoon, authorities said.

His name was not released.

About 4:20 p.m., the inmate was found unresponsive in the prison's H Unit and pronounced dead at the prison, warden's assistant Terry Crenshaw said.

The man had a cellmate, Crenshaw said. H Unit at the maximum-security prison holds death row inmates, but also houses other prisoners.


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