(Licking) – An inmate at the South Central Correctional Center in Licking has died.
68-year-old Dairl Smith was pronounced dead around 4:20 AM Wednesday morning by staff at the prison. Smith was serving a 30-year sentence for Child Molestation First Degree from Crawford County. He was received in the Missouri Department of Corrections on Sept. 11, 2003.
Prison officials say Smith died of apparent natural causes.