Records: Accidental heroin overdose killed inmate
Ypsilanti — Authorities say a heroin overdose killed a 25-year-old inmate this summer at the Women’s Huron Valley Correctional Facility near Ypsilanti.
The Ann Arbor News reports the death certificate for Kayla Renea Miller shows she was pronounced dead of heroin toxicity on July 16.
The death was ruled an accident. State police are investigating and the agency says it doesn’t have further information to immediately release.
Miller was originally from Niles. Records show she was in prison for larceny and uttering and publishing in southwestern Michigan’s Berrien County.