KSP investigates inmate’s death and another inmate’s overdose

KSP investigates inmate's death

GRAVES COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - Kentucky State Police Post 1 is investigating the death of an inmate the Graves County Jail on Saturday, April 20.

According to ISP, at 5:27 p.m. Rodney Evans, 50, of Mayfield, Kentucky was found unresponsive and was taken to an area hospital were he later died.

An autopsy revealed a hardening of Evans arteries. A toxicology is pending for further results.

Another inmate was was taken to a local hospital for an apparent overdose. KSP and Graves County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the source of the drugs.

The investigation is ongoing.

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