77-Year-Old Wyoming Inmate Serving Life Sentence Dies
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Corrections says a 77-year-old inmate serving life in prison has died after a lengthy illness.
Vern Loren Bell died Saturday at the Wyoming Medium Correctional Institution in Torrington. He was sentenced Nov. 23, 1983, on a charge of involuntary manslaughter.
An autopsy has been ordered.