An Etowah County inmate died Sunday at a hospital. Sheron Davis Thomas, 57, died after being transported to the hospital for treatment. According to a news release, the cause of death appears to be natural.
Thomas was in the Etowah County Detention Center on a parole violation for distribution of a controlled substance.
"Our thoughts and prayers are with the Thomas family during this untimely loss," Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin said in the news release. The Alabama Bureau of Investigation is investigating the case, which is standard procedure.
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