Inmate Dies in Riverton

Rivteron, Wyo. – An inmate with the Wyoming Department of
Corrections has died in Riverton.

The corrections department says that inmate Clyde Olen Clawson Jr. died Saturday at the Riverton Memorial Hospital.

The 31-year-old Clawson was serving a sentence of five to 10 years on convictions of forgery/burglary and grand larceny and had been sentenced to prison in 2003.

Clawson was born in Colorado Springs. The department is conducting an autopsy to determine the cause of death.