Medical Examiner Says Heart Infection Led To Death Of Man In Custody

Cameron Fairchild
May 08, 2018 - 1:48 pm

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DENTON (1080 KRLD) - Police say there is no evidence of a crime, or neglect, in the death of a man in custody at the Denton County Jail.

Reports show 31-year-old Ernst Reinhold died two weeks ago. He was being held on a parole violation.

The Medical Examiner says Reinhold died of a heart infection.

Investigators say they do not believe Reinhold was denied medical attention.