Inmate dies at Valdosta State Prison

Inmate dies at Valdosta State Prison

VALDOSTA, Ga. (WALB) -State officials are investigating the death of an inmate at Valdosta State Prison.

Brodrick Seals, 28, was found unresponsive in his cell on Thursday around 7:45 a.m., according to the Georgia Department of Corrections.

Seals was taken to South Georgia Medical Center, where he was pronounce dead at 8:57 a.m.

His death is being investigated as a possible suicide, according to the department.

Seals was sentenced in Richmond County to serve 20 years for voluntary manslaughter.

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