- Associated Press - Tuesday, January 13, 2015

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Montgomery police say the death of an inmate who was found unresponsive in his cell is under investigation.

Authorities said Tuesday that the cause of 19-year-old Tony Lewis’ death is unclear. Montgomery police Chief of Operations Ron Cook said in a statement that medics found no evidence of physical trauma and that Lewis may have suffered a medical emergency. Lewis was found dead in his cell on Monday.

The Alabama Bureau of Investigation and the state Department of Forensic Sciences has been asked to help probe the man’s death.


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