The Missouri Department of Corrections says an inmate died at the Jefferson City Correction Center over the weekend.

Paul Honeycutt, 51, was found dead around 1:15 a.m. on Saturday. Corrections officials say his death is attributed to apparent natural causes.

Honeycutt had been incarcerated since Oct. 1996 on charges of first-degree murder and armed criminal action. He was in prison for a life sentence without the possibility of parole.