Prisoner Allegedly Kills Cellmate By Stuffing Toilet Paper Down His Throat and Strangling Him

Prisoner Allegedly Kills Cellmate By Stuffing Toilet Paper Down His Throat and Strangling Him

July 22, 2013 Updated Jul 22, 2013 at 6:15 PM CDT

A shocking story from Florida over the weekend.

According to a report from the Tampa Bay Times, authorities said a 28-year-old inmate at a Florida jail allegedly killed his 48-year-old cellmate by stuffing wet toilet paper down his throat and strangling him in their cell early Sunday morning.

The victim was a homeless man who was serving jail time on a trespassing conviction, according to the report from the Tampa Bay Times. The suspect is facing a first-degree murder charge in connection with his cellmates death, according to the report from the Tampa Bay Times.

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