Inmate Dies from Mississippi Penitentiary at Parchman

An inmate housed at the Mississippi Penitentiary at Parchman died Monday.

Mississippi Department of Corrections report 58- year old Darryl Swanier died yesterday morning at Delta Regional Medical Center in Greenville. Swanier had been hospitalized at the prison before being moved to DRMC on Sunday.

No foul play is suspected. The cause and manner of death is pending autopsy results.

Swanier was serving two life sentences for capital murder. He was sentenced in Harrison County in 1982 and then in 2002 in Marshall County.

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