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Murdered Menard Inmate Laid To Rest

By Metro News

Chicago, IL  --  The inmate killed at Menard prison at Chester has been laid to rest.  Jason Hall's family remembered him as a loving man with a great sense of humor and a contagious smile in a funeral service last night.  Hall was killed by his cellmate on January 31st.  He was serving a 13 year sentence for aggravated vehicle hijacking with a weapon.  Union workers say violence is up behind prison doors and they expect more murders unless something is done about overcrowding soon.  

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