The second death of the year of an offender at South Central Correctional Center in Licking took place on Monday. Correctional Center officials say 75-year-old Larry Scowden was pronounced dead at 2:50 Monday afternoon. Scowden was serving a 5-year sentence for statutory sodomy from Greene county. He was received in the Missouri Department of Corrections on October 26th, 2022. Scowden died of apparent natural causes.