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Valdosta State Prison inmate dies, 6th death in 2 years

Milton Jones was found unresponsive in his cell around 5:30 p.m. (Source: DOC) Milton Jones was found unresponsive in his cell around 5:30 p.m. (Source: DOC)
LOWNDES CO., GA (WALB) -

Officials are investigating after an inmate at the Valdosta State Prison died Monday evening in an apparent suicide.

Milton Jones was found unresponsive in his cell around 5:30 p.m. He was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead just before 7 p.m.

Jones was serving a 21-year sentence for Aggravated Assault and Possession of Firearm during a Crime. 

Jones's death is the 6th death at VSP in the last two years:

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