A man who threatened the friend of his ex-girlfriend with a box cutter in 2012 has died at the Maine State Prison.
William Cocci, 42, died at approximately 11:45 a.m. on Thursday, according to Anna Black, the Maine Department of Corrections’ director of government affairs.
Cocci was sentenced for domestic violence and illegal possession of a firearm.
In 2011, Cocci was also accused of offering to pay a woman to slap a person who he had previously worked with after getting fired.
The cause of Cocci’s death was not released.