Iowa Medical and Classification Center inmate dies of natural causes

Robert J. Robinson was serving life sentence for murder

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CORALVILLE — An inmate at the Iowa Medical and Classification Center died of natural causes Wednesday morning.

According to the Iowa Department of Corrections, Robert J. Robinson died at 1:12 a.m. in a hospice room at the center, 2700 Coral Ridge Ave., Coralville, where he had been housed due to a chronic illness.

Robinson was serving a life sentence that began in July 1999 for first-degree murder out of Clinton County.

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