Boise Prison Inmate Dies In Prison


By Paul Johnson

Boise, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV ) - Maximum security death row inmae Michael Allen Jauhola passed away Wednesday July 9. Jauhola had been on death row at the Idaho Maximum Security Institution since 2001 when he was sentenced for the 1998 murder of a fellow inmate. In May, he was moved to the
medical unit at the maximum security prison because of an extended illness.

The 41-year-old had been housed at the Idaho Maximum Security Institution since 1994, serving time on manslaughter and escape prior to the first degree murder conviction in 2001.

The Ada County Coroner will perform an autopsy to verify the cause of death as is standard procedure.

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