Last Thursday morning, a 44-year-old inmate was found unresponsive in a dormitory. Life-saving measures were started and an ambulance was called to the scene, but the inmate was later pronounced dead. His name was not released pending notification of his family.READ MORE: Fauci: Early Reports on Omicron Variant Encouraging
How the inmate died was also not released.
No staff members were injured in the incident.READ MORE: Man Shot Multiple Times, Critically Injured in Santa Rosa Saturday Night
The inmate was serving a two-year, eight-month sentence for second-degree burglary and possession of a controlled substance.
The eight-man dormitory has been sealed as a crime scene and the inmates housed there have been transferred to another area pending the outcome of the investigation.MORE NEWS: Police Officers Denied Service At San Francisco Restaurant Triggering Negative Reviews, Social Media Backlash
© Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.