A Pocahontas Correctional Center inmate dies after fatal attack
POCAHONTAS, Va. (WVVA) - Charles Mitchell was serving time at Pocahontas State Correctional Center. The Virginia Department of Corrections told WVVA, he was attacked on January 16th. He died eight days later.
Mitchell was a convicted sex offender. A corrections official said he was taken to Bluefield Regional Medical Center initially. Mitchell was then transferred to a hospital in Roanoke where he died.
The Virginia Department of Correction’s Special Investigative Unit is investigating potential suspects.
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