Inmate killed at Central State Prison

Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones said an inmate at Central State Prison on Fulton Mill Road was killed Monday afternoon during a confrontation with another inmate there.

Jones said the name of the victim is being withheld by authorities until his next of kin is notified.

The GBI and Bibb County Sheriff’s Office are handling the investigation.

Jones said an autopsy is planned for Wednesday to determine the cause of death.