Autopsy results in Jeffery Jones case have been released

The autopsy results of Jeffery Jones, who was involved in an officer involved shooting on October 27th, 2016, are in.

Posted: Jan. 12, 2018 9:32 AM
Updated: Jan. 12, 2018 9:36 AM

The autopsy results of Jeffery Jones, who was involved in an officer involved shooting on October 27th, 2016, are in.

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The Allen County Coroner's Office says the 53-year-old died of natural causes. The cause of death is cardiac arrest due to hypertensive heart disease. Jones was shot and released from the hospital to the Allen County Jail after the incident in October.

On November 15, he had a medical emergency at the jail, and was transported to a local hospital, where he later died.

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