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Police investigating death of Scott County inmate

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SCOTT COUNTY, IN (WAVE) – The death of a Scott County Jail inmate is under investigation after an autopsy could not determine a cause of death, according to Indiana State Police.

Johnie Locklear, 48, was pronounced dead at Scott County Hospital Saturday shortly after 8 a.m, Sgt. Jerry Goodin said. Locklear was taken to the hospital with undisclosed health-related issues around 5:30 that morning.

Toxicology results from the autopsy are still pending.

Indiana State Police are assisting in the investigation after a request from the Scott County Sheriff's office.

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