- Michigan State Police say a prisoner at the Ojibway Correctional Facility in the western Upper Peninsula died after an attack.Detective Sergeant Russell Larson at the Wakefield post said troopers got a call about an assault on an inmate Friday. Larson says the inmate died at a hospital the next day.Larson didn't identify the victim.
Media reports say he was 26-year-old Randolph Conner and died from a brain injury. Two other inmates punched and kicked him.The prison has put them in higher-security detention.Conner was serving time for home invasion, safe-breaking and larceny.The prison is about 20 miles east-southeast of Ironwood.
Written By: Associated Press