L.A. NOW

Southern California -- this just in

« Previous Post | L.A. NOW Home | Next Post »

L.A. County deputies investigate death of state prison inmate

October 2, 2012 |  8:24 pm

Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies are investigating the death of a male inmate at Antelope Valley State Prison in Lancaster, authorities said Tuesday evening.

Prison officials said the death occurred about 3:30 p.m. 

The inmate's name and the circumstances surrounding his death were not immediately available.

Antelope Valley, which has about 5,000 inmates, is the only state prison in Los Angeles County.

ALSO:

Michael Henry Heim, UCLA scholar and translator, dies at 69

23 cats, a parrot and dog taken from two-bedroom Santa Ana home

Endeavour: LAPD warns of crowds, traffic jams during shuttle move

 -- Dan Weikel

 

Comments 

Advertisement










Video