UPDATE: OSBI investigating in-custody death at Lawton City Jail

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Updated: Jun. 11, 2021 at 10:20 AM CDT
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LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - UPDATE: The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation say a 30-year-old man died in custody at the Lawton City Jail Thursday.

Investigators say the man was arrested around 1 a.m. Wednesday, June 9 on two city warrants and was booked into the jail. He was found unresponsive by staff around 4 p.m. Thursday. OSBI officials say jail staff tried life-saving measures, but the man was pronounced dead at the jail.

His identity has not been released at this time.

The medical examiner’s office is working to determine a cause of death.


ORIGINAL STORY: The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation has confirmed that they are looking into an in-custody death at the Lawton City Jail.

It happened Thursday afternoon.

No further details have been released at this time.

You can count on 7News to keep you updated as we learn more.

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