An inmate at Benner state prison is reported to have died June 8.
Phillip Jackson, 24, was found hanging in his cell at about noon June 5, according to a state Department of Corrections news release. Prison staff responded with life-saving measures and he was transported to Mount Nittany Medical Center and later taken to UPMC Altoona.
Jackson had been at the prison since January serving a sentence for robbery.
State police planned to conduct an investigation, the release said.
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