Prison inmate Rick Bird dies

Date: 
Thursday, January 2, 2020

IOWA CITY – Rick Fay Bird was pronounced dead due to natural causes at 3:10 p.m. on Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Bird was 72 years old at the time of his death. 

Bird had been serving a life sentence for the crime of Murder 1st Degree in Union County. His incarceration began on October 24, 1997.

 

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Printed from the Iowa Department of Corrections website on June 18, 2021 at 6:51am.