Inmate Found Dead Inside Jail Cell In Tarrant County


On Thursday, an inmate was discovered unresponsive in his cell and was later pronounced deceased. This occurred although emergency responders attempted life-saving measures.

The inmate had been jailed since December 4, 2023, following an apprehension by Fort Worth Police. He had been taken into custody for unlawful possession of a firearm and deadly conduct.

On Thursday, at about 5:35 a.m., after not showing up to breakfast, Tarrant County detention officers discovered the inmate unresponsive.

The Tarrant County medical examiner will release the name and cause of death of the inmate, and the matter will now be investigated by several agencies.

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