Inmate dies at Cowley County Jail

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation has been called in to investigate a death at the Cowley County Jail in Winfield, authorities said.

The death occurred Thursday afternoon, Cowley County Sheriff David Falletti said in a prepared statement. The name of the person who died is being withheld pending the notification of relatives.

No additional information is being released.

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