TECUMSEH, Neb.- An inmate died at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution Saturday. 82-year-old Jerry Hansen died at 5:13 p.m. Hansen was serving a life sentence for second degree murder from Saunders County. His sentence began on May 20, 1965.
Cause of death has not been from determined. As is the case whenever an inmate dies in the custody of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services, a grand jury will conduct an investigation.