The state Correction Department last night announced investigations of two more deaths in state prison units.
Early Sunday, Joseph Hixon, serving a three-year sentence from Sebastian County, died at the Ouachita River Correction unit at Malvern. He was found unresponsive in his cell with a homemade noose around his neck.
Sunday night about 11 p.m., Rusty Draper, serving a life sentence for murder from Grant
State Police will investigate both deaths.