The South Central Correctional Center said two offenders died early Wednesday morning.

Lamarco Love, 26, of St. Louis County, was pronounced dead at 1:23 a.m. Wednesday at Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston. An autopsy will be conducted.

Love was received into the Missouri Department of Corrections on July 23, 2019. He was serving a 10-year sentence for two counts of second-degree assault and two counts of armed criminal action.

Christopher Scroggins, 23, of Lafayette County, was pronounced dead at 1:32 a.m. Wednesday at Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston. An autopsy will be conducted.

Scroggins was received into the Missouri Department of Corrections on Oct. 20, 2016. He was serving a 15-year sentence for first-degree burglary and second-degree burglary.

Attempts to contact the Missouri Department of Corrections for further information were unsuccessful.

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  1. My son died in secc On may 17 th I still have no answer but inmate s have informed me that everyone in the unit was pushing there emergency call button kicking the doors and yelling code 16 Man is dieing for almost an hour before staff showed up results my son is dead should not have happened

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