Marion Correctional Institution Inmate Dies of COVID-19

Posted on April 21, 2020

Marion Public Health has confirmed an inmate at Marion Correctional Institution has died. 


The 74 year old man had been hospitalized after testing positive for COVID-19.


The department released a statement today that reads, “While we recognize the severity of the crimes that led to his incarceration, we want to express our deepest sympathies to his family and friends. ”


Any additional information about the inmate will not be released to respect his family’s privacy.

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