21-Year-Old Inmate Dies in Maine Prison on Thursday Morning
According to WGME 13, an inmate at the Maine Correctional Facility in Windham is dead.
The Maine Department of Corrections said that Alexander Lewis, 21 of Wilton, passed away at about 1:30 am. Lewis had been serving a two year sentence that stemmed from domestic violence, criminal threatening and aggravated assault convictions.
WGME reports that the circumstances surrounding the death Lewis' death are still unknown. The news station also reported that the Maine Attorney General's Office and the office of the State Medical Examiner have both been notified.
This is a developing story and we will continue to keep it updated as more information becomes available to us.