18-year-old inmate at Juvenile Corrections Center in St. Anthony dies

“Apparent natural causes” has lead to the death of an 18-year-old inmate at a Juvenile Corrections Center in St. Anthony

The Idaho Department of Juvenile Corrections issued a news release that on Sunday at 12:35 p.m. the youth was transported via ambulance to Madison Memorial Hospital and later to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. The reasons were unknown and he was pronounced dead at 8:40 a.m on Monday.

An autopsy will be conducted to confirm the cause of his death, but in the meantime, IDOC spokesman Jeffrey Ray did not want to release further information regarding the inmate.

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