Inmate at Fillmore County Jail dies
Monday, August 04, 2014 11:22 AM
An inmate from the Fillmore County Jail has died after he was hospitalized on Friday, Aug. 1.
According to Fillmore County Sheriff Daryl Jensen, 32-year-old Brian Abbs was found unresponsive in his cell shortly before noon on Friday. Staff performed CPR on Abbs and he was transported to Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester. He died on Sunday, Aug. 3
Jensen said that an independent investigation is being done by the Waseca County Sheriff’s Office to determine the cause of death. The sheriff expects the independent investigation to be completed within 30 to 60 days.
Abbs was being held in the Fillmore County Jail after he was arrested July 29 on a Fillmore County felony warrant for sex offender registration violation. He appeared in Fillmore County District Court on July 30 and was being held on $2,000 conditional bail.
Sheriff Jensen said that Abbs has recently had a Mabel address.?