FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, May 16, 2022
Contact: Nick Crawford, (515) 725-5707

Prison Inmate Taylor Denney Dies

Anamosa – Taylor Bradley Denney was pronounced dead due to apparent suicide at approximately 9:45 p.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2022 at the Anamosa State Penitentiary. Denney was 30 years old at the time of his death.

Denney had been serving a 10-year maximum term for the crime of Arson 2nd Degree from Scott County. His sentence began on April 30, 2021.

The department investigates all suspected suicides within its correctional facilities.