Inmate dies after found unresponsive in jail

By The Associated Press

WARSAW — A 42-year-old inmate has died after being found unresponsive in his northwestern Indiana jail cell.

State police say cardiopulmonary resuscitation was performed on Christopher Hinson after he was discovered about 1 p.m. Monday at the Kosciusko County Jail in Warsaw. He later was pronounced dead at Kosciusko Community Hospital.

Hinson of North Webster was being held on methamphetamine possession and distribution charges.

State police are investigating Hinson’s death. Results of an autopsy were pending.

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