Officials investigate Oklahoma County inmate’s death
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.