TORRINGTON, Wyoming — The state Department of Corrections says an inmate at the Wyoming Medium Correctional Institution in Torrington has died after a lengthy illness.
The agency says Jack Stanley Rude died Tuesday. He was 71 years old.
Rude was serving a life sentence for first-degree murder. He was sentenced in 1992 in Laramie County.
The Corrections Department says a routine autopsy has been ordered.