The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) and the McClain County Sheriff’s Department are investigating a death Sunday at the McClain County Detention Center.
Detective David Tompkins is leading the investigation for the sheriff’s department, assisting the OSBI.
Tompkins reported the deceased inmate was Jay Taylor, 20, of Purcell.
Tompkins said he was the only inmate in the cell and there were no signs of trauma.
He had been in jail since April 24.
The case remains under investigation.