SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO-AM)- A state prison inmate has died.
Matthew Casey, age 43, passed away at a Sioux Falls hospital today following an extended illness.
At the time of his death, he was serving a 15-year sentence out of Minnehaha County for first-degree robbery.
The Division of Criminal Investigation is investigating, as is standard procedure in the death of an inmate. An autopsy will be conducted.
Contact: Michael Winder, SD DOC Communications & Information Manager