Springford Cause of Death Released


By Molly Clifton

Officials say a Montgomery man convicted of murdering his parents on Thanksgiving day in 2004 committed suicide.

Jefferson county coroner Bill Yates says Brent Springford, Jr. died of an overdose of Tylenol.

Springford was found unresponsive in his cell at the Donaldson Correction Facility.

He was pronounced dead at Brookwood Medical Center in Birmingham on October 6th.

Springford was convicted of beating his parents to death in their garden district home.

He was sentenced to life in prison in December of 2008.


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