Inmate Found Dead in Jefferson County Jail

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HILLSBORO, MO (KTVI) – Investigators are looking into the death of an inmate in the Jefferson County Jail. The inmate was found unresponsive in his cell around 3:30 a.m. Monday.

The inmate was identified at Bradley Kingery, 24, of St. Louis.   Corrections officials performed CPR on Kingery, but when EMS personnel arrived, he was pronounced dead on the scene. 

His death is under investigation.