BUCKEYE, Ariz. -- The Arizona Department of Corrections said a 59-year-old prison inmate has died of strangulation.
The case is being treated as a homicide.
The department said Gordon Lee died Friday at the Lewis prison complex in Buckeye. He was serving a 75-year sentence on 1988 convictions in Maricopa County for child molestation.
The death is being investigated.