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PCSD: 55-year-old inmate dies

Pima County Jail
Posted at 12:04 PM, Jul 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-22 15:04:16-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — A Pima County Jail inmate died Wednesday.

According to the Pima County Sheriff's Department, 55-year-old Weldon Ellis collapsed in his cell at about 1 p.m.

Crews tried to resuscitate Ellis, but he was declared dead.

PCSD is investigating the case.