Second inmate death within a week at JCCC

Elijah Horne

Another inmate has died of natural causes this week at the Jefferson City Correctional Center.

53-year-old Elijah Horne was pronounced dead late Wednesday evening. He was serving 130 years for rape, forcible sodomy, kidnapping, armed criminal action and unlawful use of a weapon.

On Saturday, 51-year-old Paul Honeycutt died of natural causes. He was serving a life sentence for first-degree murder and armed criminal action.