58-year-old man dies after altercation with inmate

2 suspects flee I-24 traffic stop (Image 1)
2 suspects flee I-24 traffic stop (Image 1)

A 58-year-old man jailed in west Tennessee died following an altercation with another inmate.

The victim was transported to a Tiptonville hospital where he was pronounced dead around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.

The man’s identity was not immediately released.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is assisting in the investigation.

 

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