Tuesday, 12 June 2018 12:49

Maine State Prison inmate from Jefferson dies at area hospital

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ROCKPORT - An inmate at the Maine State Prison has died.

Darrell Crosby, 59, of Jefferson died Monday at Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport.


At the time of his death, Crosby had served about half of an 18-year sentence for unlawful sexual contact. He was convicted of molesting a little girl over several years, starting when she was 4 years old.


Crosby was battling cancer when he was sentenced. The prison hasn't released any details about what caused his death.