The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office is investigating the in-custody death of an inmate at the Hamilton County Jail.
Officials say 44-year-old Jeffery Simmons experienced a medical emergency Thursday morning, and was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The Criminal Investigations Division of the HCSO is investigating the circumstances of Simmons’ death.
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It happened just after 8 p.m. on Saturday.
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