A female inmate was reportedly found deceased Wednesday morning at the Christian County Jail and an investigation is now underway, according to a press release from Christian County Jailer Brad Boyd.
The release states that the woman, Danielle Louise Sanders, 46, was found just before 5 a.m. Wednesday after her fellow inmates alerted jail staff that she was unresponsive in their cell.
Christian County Coroner and Kentucky State Police were notified and both are conducting a death investigation.
An autopsy is being conducted by the state’s medical examiner’s office in order to determine a cause of death, the release said.
Also according to the release, Sanders was arrested on April 21 for possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of cocaine, possession of methamphetamine and possession of marijuana.