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Wasco State prisoner dead after altercation

Posted at 8:55 AM, Aug 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-01 12:03:55-04

A prisoner has died at Wasco State Prison after an altercation.

According to the Kern County Sheriff's Office, 27-year-old Anthony Jordin Guy Marks was in an altercation on July 18 at around 6:30 p.m, and was pronounced dead thirty minutes later.

An investigation is currently underway. The cause of death is still pending.