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Sonoma County Sheriff's Office
Thursday July 18th, 2019 :: 03:03 a.m. PDT


Sonoma County Sheriff’s Detectives Investigating In-Custody Death

An inmate in the Sonoma County Jail has died and detectives were called in to investigate the incident. The incident began shortly after 10:00 PM tonight when correctional deputies found a man unconscious alone in his cell. Deputies attempted efforts to save the man but were unsuccessful. 


Detectives from the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office have been called in to investigate the incident. At this time the inmate's name is not being released and more information will be released as soon as details become available. 

Sonoma County Sheriff's Office
2796 Ventura Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

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