Etowah County inmate dies

Etowah County inmate dies

December 23rd, 2013 by Associated Press in Local Regional News

GADSDEN, Ala. - Etowah County sheriff's officials said an inmate has died at a local hospital.

Sheriff Todd Entrekin said Sunday that 57-year-old Sheron Davis Thomas was taken to a local hospital and appears to have died of natural causes.

The Alabama Bureau of Investigation is investigating, and additional details weren't available.

Entrekin said Davis was being held in the Etowah County Detention Center on a parole violation for drug charges.