An inmate died while serving time at the Carter County Jail Wednesday.
According to the Carter County Sheriff’s Office, 59-year-old Steven Paul Ollinger, Sr. was found unresponsive in his cell around 6:15 Wednesday morning.
A corrections officer called for a medical team who provided Ollinger with first aid and CPR. They were unable to resuscitate him.
A nurse at the jail said she believes Ollinger suffered from a cardiac arrest.
The initial autopsy report showed he was suffering from heart disease.
Ollinger was serving time for a DUI.