Inmate dies after collapsing while playing basketball

Posted at 8:32 AM, Aug 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-15 21:34:35-04

Lucius Turner, a 35-year-old inmate at the Nebraska State Penitentiary, died Monday after collapsing while playing basketball. 

According to a release, the incident was observed by staff and foul play isn't suspected. The cause of death has not been determined.  

Turner was serving a 40-55 year sentence for two counts of robbery.