A Cincinnati-area serial killer nicknamed the “Angel of Death” died today after an assault at Toledo Correctional Institution.
Donald Harvey, 64, died at 9:08 a.m., according to a state prison spokesman. The said they continue to investigate.
A report provided by the patrol shows the assault occurred inside his cell at about 2:20 p.m. Tuesday. Lt. Robert Sellers said authorities have a suspect.
Harvey pleaded guilty in 1987 to 37 murders while serving as a nurse’s aide at hospitals in Cincinnati and London, Ky. Harvey said he did so to stop patients’ suffering.
Prison records show he was serving a life sentence and was eligible for parole in 2043.