Inmate at Bertie Correctional Institution dies after apparent suicide
An inmate at Bertie Correctional Institution in Windsor has died after an apparent suicide. The State Department of Public Safety says in a news release that 40-year-old Henry Bost was found unresponsive in his cell around 5 p.m. Wednesday. The prison’s First Responders performed life-saving measures until paramedics arrived. They also worked to resuscitate the offender but were unsuccessful. Law enforcement and DPS are investigating the death. Bost was serving a nine-year, 11-month sentence for robbery with a deadly weapon after being convicted in Mecklenburg County.