Death investigation at Scott County Jail

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Posted on June 15, 2014 at 12:14 PM

Louisville, Ky. (WHAS11) - The Scott County Sheriff's Office began an investigation at the Scott County Jail after an inmate suddenly became ill and died.

Johnie Locklear, 48, was trasnferred to the hospital around 5:30 a.m. on June 15 after officers said he began having health issues. Shortly after 8 a.m., Locklear was pronounced dead.

The autopsy was unable to determine a cause of death, however, pending toxicology results will not be available for up to six weeks.

The investigation is continuing.
 

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