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Death investigation underway at Bullitt Co. Jail after inmate found unresponsive

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - A death investigation is happening at the Bullitt County Jail, after an inmate was found unresponsive inside a jail cell on Friday morning.

The person was taken by ambulance to the Medical Center Jewish South, and was pronounced dead at 10:59 a.m. Friday, according to Sgt. Jason Rives, of the Shepherdsville Police Department. The inmate was being held in a single cell.

Sgt. Rives tells WDRB that nothing at the present moment suggests foul play was involved, however a death investigation is ongoing.

Officials have not released the inmate's name.

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