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Convicted killer fatally stabbed

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Jodey Waldrop, shown here in 2007, was convicted of the death of his infant son. Jodey Waldrop, shown here in 2007, was convicted of the death of his infant son.
SPRINGVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A convicted killer was stabbed to death while in prison, officials confirmed Tuesday.

State prison officials said Jodey Wayne Waldrop died early Tuesday morning at the St. Clair Correctional Facility.

Waldrop was serving a life sentence for the death of his infant son.

St. Clair County Coroner Dennis Russell said Waldrop suffered multiple stab wounds and was pronounced dead at a Pell City hospital.

Prison officials continue to investigate.

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