From The Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM — The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office reports that an inmate has died in custody at William Donaldson Correctional Facility.
Matthew Wade Mork, 33, “was found unresponsive laying on his bed in the prison infirmary where he was being treated for significant natural disease,” Chief Deputy Coroner Bill Yates reported. “An autopsy will be performed on 6/21/2022 to assist in determining the case and manner of death. The Alabama Department of Corrections – Law Enforcement Services Division is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death.”
Mork was serving a life sentence for a 2010 sodomy and sexual abuse conviction out of Cullman County.