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Augusta Correctional Center Inmate Death Investigated

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Augusta Correctional Center.  Photo courtesy of the Virginia Department of Labor and Industry. Augusta Correctional Center. Photo courtesy of the Virginia Department of Labor and Industry.

CRAIGSVILLE, Va. (AP) - The death of an inmate at the Augusta Correctional Center is under investigation.

The News Leader reports that 24-year-old Kyle Stullenberg of Stuarts Draft was found dead on Oct. 21. Stullenberg was serving a 10-year sentence at the prison in Craigsville for attempted murder.

Virginia Department of Corrections spokesman Larry Traylor tells the newspaper that Stullenberg was in a segregation unit at the prison.

The body was sent to the Medical Examiner's Office in Roanoke for an autopsy.  The Department of Corrections is investigating the death.

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