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Posted inMississippi PrisonsMississippi RoundupParchman

Parchman stabbing death investigated

The death of a 43-year-old prisoner at Mississippi State Penitentiary is under investigation, the state prisons department said this afternoon. Randy Lee Burgess was pronounced dead at 2:44 a.m. in the emergency room at Parchman after suffering from stab wounds, according to a press release. Burgess was convicted in 2006 of forgery, grand larceny and […]