SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Springfield Medical Center for Federal Prisoners has reported an inmate has died due to COVID-19. Andre Vasquez, 76, died at a local hospital.
- Tuesday, October 6, 2020: Vasquez tested positive for COVID-19
- Wednesday, January 6, 2021: Vasquez was evaluated for hypotension and a decreased level of consciousness and transported to a local hospital for further treatment
- Thursday, January 14, 2021: Vasquez died at a local hospital
Vasquez had long-term pre-existing medical conditions.
He was sentenced to 41 years in Utah for Armed Bank and Credit Union Robbery, Brandishing a Firearm During and in Relation to a Crime of Violence, Bank Robbery, and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.