Bradshaw State Jail inmate 43-year-old Alfredo McCowan was found unresponsive during a routine security check by staff at approximately 11:50 a.m. Wednesday.
Upon discovery, staff immediately began life saving measures. EMS was contacted and arrived shortly after. Life saving measures were continued after arriving to the scene.
At 1:11 p.m. McCowan was pronounced dead.
No signs of foul play. An autopsy will be conducted to determine cause of death as part of the investigation.