BESSEMER, Ala. (WKRG) – The Alabama Department of Corrections is investigating the death of an inmate that occurred Sunday at the William E. Donaldson Correctional Facility in Bessemer.
Alabama Department of Corrections says 32-year old Jeramy Melvin Leslie was found unresponsive in his cell at approximately 10:30 a.m. The inmate was pronounced deceased at 10:42 a.m. The ADOC is investigating the cause of death.
Leslie was serving a 15-year sentence for a 2013 third-degree robbery conviction in Jefferson County.