Law Enforcement Investigating Franklin County Inmate Death

Prison (generic)
Posted at 3:59 PM, Feb 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-04 11:45:36-05

FRANKLIN Co., FL (WTXL) - Authorities say a Franklin County inmate is dead after an "apparent altercation with another inmate."

The Florida Department of Corrections says the Department of Law Enforcement was notified and is investigating the case.

Officials say the incident that resulted in the death of the inmate happened on Monday around 11 a.m.

It is being investigated as a criminal investigation, said officials. Continue checking for more details.