The first offender death of 2024 has been recorded at South Central Correctional Center in Licking.
Correctional Center officials reported today that 62-year-old Gary Gray was pronounced dead at 11:29 last night.
Gray was serving a life sentence for first degree murder from Buchanan County. He was received in the Missouri Department of Corrections on April 26th.
An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death.