Escambia Jail Inmate Dies
July 17, 2013
An Escambia County Jail inmate died Tuesday morning after being found unresponsive in his cell.
Richard Craig Adams Jr. 47, had been incarcerated on charges of grand theft. The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office said he was found unresponsive at about 4:30 this morning and transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased shortly after 5 a.m.
There were no indications of foul play, the Sheriff’s Office said. The death is under investigation by the Medical Examiner’s Office.
Adams was an inmate worker at the jail.