State patrol investigating after inmate dies at Marion Correctional

COLUMBUS (AP) – The state patrol is investigating the death of an Ohio prison inmate found unresponsive after he was removed from his cell while trying to harm himself.

Patrol records say the incident happened Monday night at Marion Correctional Institution about 50 miles north of Columbus.

The patrol says the inmate was taken to Marion General Hospital where he died. No other details were provided.

The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction identified the inmate as 57-year-old Louis Anternori.

Prison records say he was imprisoned in 2007 and was serving an 18-year sentence on charges of involuntary manslaughter and assault out of Cuyahoga County. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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