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Seventh inmate at Oakdale federal prison dies from coronavirus

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Updated: Apr. 16, 2020 at 10:05 AM CDT
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OAKDALE, La. (KPLC) - A seventh inmate of the Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) Oakdale I has died from COVID-19.

Michael Lilley, 55, was transported to a local hospital on Mar. 24, 2020 after going into respiratory failure at FCI Oakdale I.

Lilley tested positive for COVID-19 while at the hospital and was placed on a ventilator when his condition worsened.

Jeffus had long-term, pre-existing medical conditions. On Apr. 15, he died of the disease.

He was sentenced in the Western District of Tenessee to a 300-month sentence for aiding and abetting of sex trafficking of children, conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of children, sexual exploitation of a minor, distribution of child pornography, and possession of child pornography. He had been in custody at FCI Oakdale I since Apr. 26, 2017.

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