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Inmate at Hillsborough jail dies, apparently of natural causes

TAMPA — A 37-year-old inmate at the Falkenburg Road Jail died Wednesday after she was found unresponsive in her bed, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.

Kimberly Harrison appeared to have died from natural causes, deputies said. Sheriff's detectives and a medical examiner are working to determine the exact cause of death.

Harrison became unresponsive around 5:30 p.m. while she was in bed in the general population portion of the jail.

Deputies and jail medical personnel performed CPR and Harrison was taken to Brandon Hospital where she died.

Harrison was booked Oct. 14 on two counts of delivery of a controlled substance, trafficking in illegal drugs and conspiracy to traffic illegal drugs

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Inmate at Hillsborough jail dies, apparently of natural causes 10/21/10 [Last modified: Thursday, October 21, 2010 2:39pm]
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