ELY, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- An inmate serving time from Washoe County was found dead in his cell at Ely State Prison on Tuesday.
Paul Skinner, 53, was found in his cell unresponsive. Medical staff performed life-sustaining procedures until responders arrived, and Skinner was transported to William Bee Ririe Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Skinner was serving time from Washoe County for Sexual Assault and a number of other offenses. He had been incarcerated since 1997.