- Associated Press - Sunday, May 22, 2016

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Hillsborough County officials say an inmate booked into their jail earlier this month has died.

Authorities said 54-year-old Dwight Roach was booked for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon on May 7. They said he was receiving ongoing medical care for a pre-existing condition which they did not identify.

Sheriff’s spokeswoman Debbie Carter said in a statement that Roach was taken to the hospital Friday night after his condition worsened and died on Saturday. No other details were released.

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