- Associated Press - Tuesday, December 1, 2015

CERRO GORDO, Iowa (AP) - Authorities are investigating the death of a man found unresponsive inside a county jail cell in northern Iowa.

The Iowa Department of Corrections says a correctional officer for the Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Office found the man around 6:50 a.m. Tuesday. Lifesaving efforts were started before the man was taken to a nearby hospital. He was later pronounced dead.

The man’s name has not been released. An autopsy has been scheduled.

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