ADOC investigating inmate death at Bibb Correctional Facility

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Law enforcement agents with the Alabama Dept. of Corrections are investigating the death of an inmate that happened Nov. 11 at Bibb Correctional Facility in Brent, Ala.

According to authorities, around 9:30 a.m. on Nov. 11, a Bibb Correctional Officer found Dewayne Foxx, 26 of Huntsville, unresponsive while lying on his side in his assigned bed. Foxx had no visible injuries, but appeared to have vomited on himself. He was pronounced dead at 9:45 a.m.

Foxx was serving a 12-year-sentence out of Madison County for Felon in Possession of a Firearm.

Authorities do not suspect foul play at this time. The cause of death is pending autopsy results. The investigation is ongoing; updates will be made as they become available.

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