FLORENCE (Wednesday, May 30, 2018) – Inmate Edward Apodaca, 53, ADC #073659, died May 29 at Banner Baywood Medical Center from apparent natural causes. He was transported to the hospital on May 21.
Apodaca returned to ADC custody in 2011 when he was sentenced out of Pinal County to serve 10 years in prison for a dangerous drug violation and 1.75 years for promoting prison contraband out of Maricopa County.
His assigned housing location was ASPC-Florence.
All inmate deaths are investigated in consultation with the county medical examiner’s office.