Deputies assigned to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department-Robert Presley Detention Center were called to the cell of an unresponsive male adult inmate on Thursday at 9 a.m. Custody staff and jail medical staff administered life-saving measures and the inmate was transported by ambulance to a local hospital for continued medical attention. The inmate never recovered and was pronounced deceased a short time later at the hospital.
Riverside Sheriff’s Department investigators responded and assumed the investigation. The cause of death will later be determined by the Coroner’s Bureau. The identification of the victim is pending notification to the family.
There are no signs of foul play, stated a press release issued by the department. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Investigator Patrick of the Jurupa Valley Station at 951-955-2600.