The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office advised today (May 9, 2020) that an inmate in the St.
Upon noticing the inmate was unresponsive, jail staff immediately began CPR and contacted medical personnel at the jail in addition to outside EMS. Life saving measures were unsuccessful.
The remains of the deceased have been turned over to the St. Tammany Parish Coroner’s Office, who will provide identification and a determination on the cause and manner of death.
The incident is under investigation and more information will be provided as it becomes available.