Inmate found dead after fight with cellmate

Inmate found dead after fight with cellmate

MANSFIELD, OH (WOIO) - An inmate from Stark County was found dead in his cell at Mansfield Correctional after a fight with his cellmate.

62-year-old Robert Parr was found by prison staff around 10:10 p.m. on Tuesday.

Parr was rushed to Mansfield Med Central Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Parr was admitted to the prison in March of 2007 after being convicted of two counts of rape. He was serving a 10-year to life sentence.

Ohio State Highway Patrol says the investigation is ongoing and the suspect has not yet been charged.

Parr's cellmate's name is not being released.

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