Visitation cancelled at Larned Correctional Mental Health Facility following overdoses

Visitation has been cancelled at Larned Correctional’s Mental Health Facility.

The Kansas Department of Corrections says contraband drugs have found their way into the facility through inmate visitation.  Officials say one inmate has died due to an overdose, while several others have been hospitalized.

The name of the inmate who died hasn’t been released.  Visitation is cancelled for this weekend.  It’s unclear if there will be further cancellations.