Jail inmate found unresponsive, dies


INDIANAPOLIS—A death investigation is underway at the Marion County Jail Two on east Washington Street after an inmate dies.

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office confirms 27-year-old Nicholas Grant was found unresponsive Friday night inside his cell at Jail Two.

Jail Two is a county jail facility privately managed by Community Corrections Corporation of America.

Grant was declared dead a short time later.

The death investigation is being conducted by Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, the Marion County Sheriff’s Office and the Marion County Cornorer.

Grant was being held on charges of resisting law enforcement, disorderly conduct and criminal confinement.

Grant is the third offender to be found unresponsive inside the Jail Two facility in the last three weeks.