ROMULUS, N.Y. -- A homicide at a maximum security prison on Seneca County is now under investigation.
According to New York State Police, Thomas Blancke, 24, was found dead in his cell at Five Point Correctional Facility in Romulus. They said he died Saturday.
The cause of death remains under investigation. According to records, Blancke was serving 1.5 to 3 years in prison for third degree attempted burglary. He was committed to the facility in July.