NDCS reports inmate’s death

LINCOLN, Neb. -- The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services has announced the death of an inmate.

58-year old Michael Kirchhoff was reported dead Tuesday morning at a Lincoln hospital. The cause of death is currently unknown.

Kirchhoff started his 10 to 12 year sentence in September of 2015 at the Nebraska State Penitentiary. He was convicted out of Lancaster County for possession of methamphetamine.

A grand jury will be investigating Kirchoff's death.