Officials investigate Oklahoma County inmate’s death

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OKLAHOMA COUNTY, Okla. – Authorities in Oklahoma County are investigating the death of an inmate after he was found unconscious in his cell at the jail.

On Saturday, officials say 53-year-old Ricky Windle was found unconscious in his cell.

Detention officers immediately tried to resuscitate Windle before emergency personnel arrived. Windle was taken to a nearby hospital, where he died early Sunday morning.

Investigators say Windle was being housed in a cell by himself.

The medical examiner will determine Windle’s exact cause of death.