Inmate at Umatilla prision found dead in cell

Richard Bradbury mugshot (Courtesy: Two Rivers Correctional Facility)

A 61-year-old inmate at the Two Rivers Correctional Facility in Umatilla has unexpected died in custody.

The Oregon Department of Corrections is investigating the passing of Richard Bradbury, who died on Saturday around 3:38 a.m. in his cell. Medical staff where called and tried life-saving efforts but he was pronounced dead shortly after.

Bradbury had been incarcerated since 1994 and was serving a life sentence for aggravated murder and arson out of Marion County.

Next of kin has been notified and no other details have been released at this time.