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The male Kosciusko County Jail inmate that was discovered unresponsive, and later died, has been identified as Christopher A. Hinson, 42 of North Webster, IN.

Hinson was in the jail on charges of possession of methamphetamine and dealing methamphetamine.

This is an ongoing investigation and autopsy results are pending.

At the request of Kosciusko County Sheriff Kyle Dukes, the Indiana State Police has been requested to investigate the death of a male inmate at the Kosciusko County Jail.

The state police were contacted, on April 8, 2019, after an inmate was discovered unresponsive in his jail cell around 1:00 p.m.

Once the inmate was discovered, CPR was attempted but was unsuccessful.

The inmate was transported to the Kosciusko Community Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

The Indiana State Police were assisted by the Kosciusko County Coroner’s Office and the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office.