Inmate Death Investigation at St. Joseph County Jail
SOUTH BEND, Ind. - The Indiana State Police are investigating the death of an inmate at the St. Joseph County jail.
Police were contacted at 5:41 p.m. on Sunday night, Sept. 3, after jail staff discovered a female inmate suffering from a suspected medical emergency.
The staff performed life-saving efforts until emergency medical technicians took over, but despite their efforts, the inmate passed away.
An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 5.