Another inmate death reported at Oklahoma County jail


February 13, 2022

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A 36-year-old inmate was discovered dead inside his cell at the Oklahoma County Detention Center, jail officials said Monday.

Kyle Shaw was found unresponsive about 4:49 a.m. Sunday as staff was serving breakfast, jail spokesman Mark Opgrande said in a statement.

Detention officers immediately began life-saving efforts and called paramedics, but Shaw was pronounced dead at 5:34 a.m., Opgrande said.

Shaw was booked into jail in May 2021. Court records show he was facing a charge of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. Jail officials said they are investigating...

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