AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff’s office says an inmate found unresponsive in his cell at a northeast Ohio jail has died.
The statement from the Summit County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday says a deputy found inmate Antonio Daniels unresponsive about 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in the county jail in Akron. Authorities say the deputy and jail medical staff tried to resuscitate Daniels until emergency crews arrived and took him to a hospital.
Authorities say Daniels was pronounced dead at the hospital at 10:05 a.m. Tuesday.
The sheriff’s office is investigating the death. No other information was immediately available.