Thursday, August 10, the Indiana State Police was requested to conduct a death investigation after an inmate died while in custody at the Bartholomew County Jail.
The initial investigation by Indiana State Police Detectives determined that at approximately 4:30 pm yesterday, jail staff found Cathy A. Hull, age 61, Columbus, Indiana, unresponsive in a jail cell inside their facility. Hull was given immediate medical attention and EMS was called to the scene. Hull was unable to be revived and passed away while at the jail.
At this time, no foul play is suspected. Toxicology results are pending. An autopsy is scheduled to be performed on Saturday, August 11th.
Hull was incarcerated after being arrested on a probation violation warrant by the Columbus PoliceDepartment on Wednesday August 8th.
Cathy Hull’s family has been notified.