Alabama death row inmate dies of apparent suicide

Alabama death row inmate dies of apparent suicide
Jeffery Borden (Source: Alabama DOC)

ATMORE, AL (WBRC) - The Alabama Department of Corrections is investigating an apparent suicide of a death row inmate.

Jeffery Lynn Borden, 57, was found by prison officials hanging by a bed sheet in his cell at approximately 2:30 a.m. He was pronounced dead at 3 a.m.

Borden was sentenced to death for the 1993 capital murder of his wife, Cheryl Borden, and her father, Roland Harris, in Jefferson County.

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