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Johnson County jail inmate found dead Monday morning

The inmate has been identified as Michael Leroy Reynolds, 33, of Indianapolis. He had been at the Johnson County jail since Nov. 29, 2020.

FRANKLIN, Ind. — An inmate at the Johnson County jail in Franklin was found dead Monday morning. 

The Johnson County Sheriff's Department said correctional officers were doing their rounds around 1:05 a.m. when they found an inmate unconscious.

Jail staff immediately started CPR and called for medics, who also attempted CPR when they arrived but pronounced him dead at the jail.

The inmate has been identified as Michael Leroy Reynolds, 33, of Indianapolis. He had been at the Johnson County jail since Nov. 29, 2020.

An autopsy is being scheduled and will be completed within the next 48 hours.

Officers are investigating the incident but said no foul play is suspected at this time.

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