From the 1490NewsBlog
by Anne Holliday
An inmate at the State Correctional Institution in Forest County is dead and another inmate has been charged with criminal homicide.
26-year-old Elwood Braswell is accused of repeatedly punching 63-year-old Frederick Kirkland, stepping on his head, placing a pillow on his face and sitting on it until Kirkland stopped breathing.
Kirkland was found dead in his cell at 5:25 Wednesday morning.