Death of El Dorado inmate under investigation
TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Officials are investigating the death of an inmate at a southeast Kansas prison.
The Kansas Department of Corrections says Juan Soto-Rodriguez died Sunday at the El Dorado Correctional Facility.
KDOC says while the cause of death is under investigation, they do not believe it was COVID-19 related.
Soto-Rodriguez had been behind bars since February 2018 on a 95-month sentence for intent to distribute.
He was 29-years-old.
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