Alabama Dept of Corrections Investigates Death of Inmate Dewayne Foxx at Bibb Correction

Brent, AL (STL.News) Law enforcement agents with the Alabama Department of Corrections Investigations and Intelligence Division are investigating the death of an inmate on November 11 at Bibb Correctional Facility.

At approximately 9:30 a.m., a Bibb Correctional Officer found inmate, Dewayne Foxx, 26, of Huntsville unresponsive while lying on his side in his assigned bed.  Foxx had no visible injuries; but, appeared to have vomited on himself.  Foxx was pronounced deceased by a medical provider at the facility at approximately 9:45 a.m.

Foxx was serving a 12 year sentence out of Madison County for felon in possession of a firearm.

No foul play is suspected at this time.  The cause of death is pending autopsy results.  This investigation is ongoing and additional information will be provided at its conclusion.