Inmate dies in custody at Tecumseh State Correction Institution

Michael Becker, 25, died Tuesday morning at TSCI, according to NDCS.
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – The Nebraska Department of Correction Services confirmed the death of an inmate at Tecumseh State Correction Institution (TSCI) on Tuesday.

Michael Becker, 25, died Tuesday morning at TSCI, according to NDCS. NDCS says Becker’s sentence began a 15 to 20-year sentence on January 4, 2019, for robbery and second-degree assault charges.

A grand jury will conduct an investigation into the death, as is the case whenever an inmate dies in the custody of NDCS.

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