Autopsy report: Oklahoma County inmate death was a homicide
June 4, 2017
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The state medical examiner has concluded the death of an Oklahoma County inmate was a homicide.
The Oklahoman reports (http://bit.ly/2s9CF5d ) 53-year-old Ricky Windle died because of complications of blunt force trauma. He died Feb. 5 in a hospital after being found unconscious and alone in a cell the day before.
An autopsy shows Windle was beaten at the jail Jan. 10 and had three broken ribs.
Windle had been jailed for failing to register as a sex offender.
Acting Sheriff P.D. Taylor says resentment toward sex offenders is common in jails and prisons and sometimes l...