NDCS reports Lincoln inmate’s death

Inmate Patrick Russell
Inmate Patrick Russell(Nebraska Department of Correctional Services)
Published: Apr. 25, 2021 at 7:46 PM CDT
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LINCOLN, Neb. (WOWT) - On Sunday evening, the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services reported the death of an inmate at Lincoln Correctional Center.

Patrick Russell, 64, died at a Lincoln hospital Sunday morning, according to the NDCS news release. Russell was serving a sentence of 110-126 years for first-degree murder in Douglas County.

He was being treated for a medical condition, but officials said it wasn’t related to COVID-19. The cause of death is unknown at this time; a grand jury will investigate.

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