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Alabama death row inmate dies

(Source: Alabama Department of Corrections) (Source: Alabama Department of Corrections)

A inmate serving on death row in Alabama died early Tuesday morning.

According to the Alabama Department of Corrections, Ricky Adkins, 49, was pronounced dead at 2:35 a.m. in the infirmary at Holman Correctional Facility.

His cause of death is pending autopsy results from the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences.

Adkins was convicted of capital murder and sentenced to death on Nov. 21, 1988 in St. Clair County.

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