CAMERON, Mo. – Authorities say it appears an inmate at Crossroads Correction Center died of natural causes, shortly before 1am Wednesday morning.

At 12:44 a.m.prison,  Victor Edwards, 60, was pronounced dead at the facility in Cameron. Edwards was serving a 30 year sentence for first degree statutory sodomy from Sullivan County.

Edwards had been in the custody of the Department of Corrections since October of 2010.