According to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, convicted murderer Mickey Patterson died Wednesday at the William P. Clements Prison Unit in Potter County.
Patterson died of renal failure, according to Clements Unit Warden Richard Vogelgesang.
Patterson was convicted in September, 2011 in the murder of Kay Harrelson and sentenced to life in prison. He was also charged but never tried in the murder of her friend, Peggy Merimon.
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