Bonne Terre Prison Inmate Incarcerated For Washington County Crimes Dies

(Bonne Terre) An inmate from the Bonne Terre prison has died.

A news release from the Missouri Department of Corrections says 33-year-old Jeremy Danzer was pronounced dead Sunday at the state prison in northern St. Francois County.

Danzer was serving 24 years for forgery, drug possession, leaving the scene of an accident, theft, attempted violence and first degree assault or attempt out of Washington, Greene, Lawrence and Dekalb counties.

Danzer was first sent to prison in September of 2014.

An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death.