06/30/14 - 10:48am
An altercation between two inmates resulted in the death of one man Sunday night.
Elihu Gillespie, 29, suffered fatal injuries from a fight with his cellmate at Spring Creek Correctional Center in Seward.
Alaska State Troopers responded to the prison at about 1:30 a.m. Gillespie was transported to Providence Seward Medical and Care Center where he was pronounced dead at 2:30 a.m.
Trooper spokesperson Beth Ipsen said the name of the accused cellmate would not be released until charges have been filed.