Mountain View Correctional Facility resident dies
By Ethan Andrews, Bangor Daily News Staff
CHARLESTON — The Maine Department of Corrections stated Sept. 8 that a resident of the Mountain View Correctional Facility in Charleston had died.
Shannon Atwood, 53, died at approximately 8:23 a.m., the department said in a press release. His “death was attended by medical personnel.”
Reached by email, a department spokesperson declined to give additional information or provide a cause of death “at this time.”
Atwood began serving a sentence for murder in 2009. His earliest release date would have been August 2054.