Two inmates found dead at Parchman Prison

The cause and manner of death are pending the results of an autopsy and an MDOC investigation.

Two inmates found dead at Parchman Prison
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PARCHMAN, Miss. (WLBT) - Two inmates have died this week at a north Mississippi prison.

26-year-old Michael Anderson and 28-year-old Larry Walker were both found deceased.

Anderson was serving a 10-year sentence for armed robbery in Marshall County since 2014.

Walker was serving five years for armed robbery in Sunflower County since 2018.

In each case, the cause and manner of death are pending the results of an autopsy and an MDOC investigation.

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