TSCI inmate death

TSCI inmate death


CONTACT Laura Strimple, Chief of Staff

OFFICE 402-479-5713 | laura.strimple@nebraska.gov

November 28, 2022 (Lincoln, Neb.) – Necdet Canbaz #52671, age 70, died on Sunday, November 27, 2022 at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution (TSCI). His sentence started July 9, 1999. Canbaz was serving a life sentence on charges out of Douglas County that included first degree murder and use of a firearm to commit a felony.

The cause of death has not yet been determined. As is the case whenever an inmate dies in the custody of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS), a grand jury will conduct an investigation.