CHALMETTE, La. (WGNO) – A 19-year-old inmate died Tuesday in St. Bernard Parish Prison, Sheriff James Pohlmann said.
The woman from Chalmette was discovered unresponsive on the floor of her cell just before 8 a.m.
Foul play isn’t suspected, but an autopsy will be conducted.
She was arrested March 21st after a disturbance at a home. Officials have not released her name.