Houston County Inmate Dies in Hospital

A Houston County inmate was found dead in his jail cell this week.

(CBS/AP)

A Houston County inmate was found dead in his jail cell this week.

69-year old Aaron Howell died from an apparent heart problem. He pronounced dead in the Southeast Alabama Medical Center emergency room on New Year’s Eve, Houston County Coroner Robert Byrd said.

Howell was found unresponsive in his cell.

Investigators are still awaiting autopsy results.


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