From The Tribune Staff Reports
BESSEMER — William Donaldson Correctional Facility inmate was killed after an altercation on Monday, October 11.
“The victim sustained an injury during a reported assault while in a common area of the prison,” Yates said.
This death is being investigated as a homicide; therefore, all questions regarding the circumstances surrounding the death should be made to the Alabama Department of Corrections – Intelligence and Investigations Division.
The victim’s identity is being withheld until the next of kin is notified.
The story will be updated when more information becomes available.