DELAWARE COUNTY, Okla. – Authorities investigate an inmate death at the Delaware County, Oklahoma jail.
According to the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation, on November 10, 2020, jail staff was alerted that an inmate was suffering some kind of medical episode. Jail staff called paramedics and the inmate was taken to Integris Hospital in Grove, Oklahoma.
The inmate, 51-year-old Brian Edward Anderson, was pronounced dead at the hospital. The Oklahoma Office of the Chief Medical Examiner will conduct an autopsy and determine cause of death.
The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office contacted the OSBI just after midnight, on Nov. 11, to ask for assistance investigating the death.
Anderson was being held in the Jail on a writ from the Department of Corrections.