The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of an inmate in the Detention Facility earlier today. The 46-year-old woman had been booked into the Detention Facility Thursday morning, Aug. 16, 2018.
Deputies found the woman unresponsive in her cell when she did not appear for lunch. Life-saving efforts were initiated, but were unsuccessful.
The circumstances surrounding the woman’s death are being investigated. No additional information is available. The identification of the inmate will not be released until notification of next of kin has been completed.