RENO, Nev. — A 65-year-old Nevada prison inmate who was serving a life sentence for murder has died.

The Nevada Department of Corrections reported Monday that Timothy Grimaldi died at Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno on May 10.

Grimaldi had been serving two life sentences for a 1972 murder in Clark County. He also had been convicted of attempted possession of a weapon by a prisoner.

Grimaldi was being held at the state prison in Lovelock before he was taken to the Reno hospital on March 1. An autopsy will be conducted to determine his cause of death.

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