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Inmate Dies at State Penitentiary

An inmate at the Nebraska State Penitentiary died on Monday.

Amos Loyd, age 57, died shortly before 5:00 p.m. at the Nebraska State Penitentiary on November 18, 2019. Loyd’s sentence began on August 31, 2006. He was serving a 20- to 30-year sentence for robbery out of Douglas County.

The cause of death has not been determined, but Loyd was being treated for a medical condition. A Grand Jury will initiate an investigation.

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