Inmate Dies At Terre Haute Federal Prison

(TERRE HAUTE) – An inmate has died at the Federal Correctional Institute in Terre Haute.

Prison staff found 29-year-old Jose Neives-Galarza unresponsive in his cell Tuesday afternoon.

The prison does not believe coronavirus played a role in his death.

Nieves-Galarza had been at the Terre Haute prison since December 2018.

He was serving 87 months for being a felon in possession of a firearm.