Valdosta inmate death investigated as homicide

Valdosta inmate death investigated as homicide
Valdosta State Prison (Source: WALB)

VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - According to the Georgia Department of Corrections, an inmate died Friday morning and officials suspect it was a homicide.

The site states that agents have reason to believe Snyder died as a result of injuries he received during a fight with another inmate.

Snyder was sentenced in 2013 in Richmond County for terroristic threats.

Agents with the GDC Office of Professional Standards are handling the investigation into Snyder's death.

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