The Georgia Department of Corrections is investigating the death of an inmate at Valdosta State Prison.
According to an official report, Milton Jones was found unresponsive in his cell at 5:58 p.m. Tuesday.
The prison’s medical staff administered CPR in an attempt to revive him. He was transported to a hospital and was pronounced dead at 6:51 p.m.
Jones was serving a 21-year sentence of aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during a crime.