Arkansas Cure

Arkansas CURE works to promote rehabilitation for the benefit of the community as a whole, and of the incarcerated individual through meaningful criminal justice reform by advocating for meaningful change through the legislative process.

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Arkansas prison officials say inmate death apparent suicide

Aug 12, 2015 | by Jean Thrash

The Arkansas Department of Corrections says an inmate who died in a cell at the East Arkansas Regional Unit apparently took his own life.

Investigators from the Arkansas State Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death. Public information officer Cathy Frye says the death appears to have been a suicide. The 44-year-old man was serving a four-year sentence for a theft-of-property conviction out of Marion County.