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Hunt Correctional inmate dies following stabbing last week

Elayn Hunt Correctional Center (Source: WAFB) Elayn Hunt Correctional Center (Source: WAFB)
ST. GABRIEL, LA (WAFB) -

An inmate at Elayn Hunt Correctional died Thursday night around 8 p.m., says Department of Corrections spokesperson Ken Pastorick.

Officials say the inmate was stabbed by another inmate last Thursday. The coroner will determine the official cause of death. 

The name of the inmate has not been released due to the ongoing investigation.

The Iberville Parish Sheriff's Office will handle the criminal investigation.

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