34-year-old man lodged at Ephrata jail found dead

34-year-old man lodged at Ephrata jail found dead

EPHRATA, Wash. (AP) – Authorities are investigating the death of a 34-year-old man who was being held at Grant County Jail in Ephrata.

The Columbia Basin Herald reports corrections deputies found the man in his bunk Sunday morning and called emergency personnel.

The inmate was pronounced dead by paramedics after unsuccessful attempts at CPR and other measures.

The Grant County Coroner plans to do an autopsy.

The county sheriff’s office says foul play is currently not suspected

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Information from: Columbia Basin Herald, http://www.columbiabasinherald.com