A spokesman at the Edgefield Federal Correctional Institution in the United States (US) has reports that Jamaican drug kingpin Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke died there yesterday.

News have been circulating on social media since yesterday that Coke was found dead in his cell at the South Carolina prison.

A FIRE allegedly started by an inmate has torn through ‘Dudus’ Coke prison cell, burning and suffocating the popular Strong Man.

An inmate told investigators that an unidentified inmate screamed “Somebody Ago Dead Tonight!” as he lit fire to the Dodus bed at about 10.50pm Monday in the South Carolina prison in South Carolina .