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October 27, 2012 09:29 AM

Inmate, 80, Dies At SD State Prison

sioux falls, sd

The state Department of Corrections says an inmate has died at the South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls.

Authorities say 80-year-old Delane Wantoch died Friday in a "comfort care setting" at the prison.

Wantoch was sentenced from Davison County in 2003 to 50 years in prison for criminal pedophilia.

An autopsy is being conducted.

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