Man Found Dead in Prison Cell

LAS VEGAS -- Nevada Department of Corrections officials at High Desert State Prison report that inmate John Biasi was found deceased in his single cell on Friday, November 16.

Biasi, 55, was serving 10 to 25 years in prison for Second Degree Murder and had a consecutive term of 5 to 15 years for use of a deadly weapon. 

The matter is under investigation. 


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