PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – An inmate at Allegheny County Jail has died.
According to Allegheny County Jail Warden Orlando Harper, a medical emergency was called just after noon on Saturday as an inmate was found unresponsive during mealtime.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Tornado Warnings Issued For Local Counties Expired; Cleanup Underway After Storms Hit
The inmate was identified as 49-year-old Richard Lenhart.
Officers and medical workers performed CPR until paramedics arrived.READ MORE: 2 Deaths, 1 Injury Being Investigated At North Central Regional Jail In West Virginia
They were unsuccessful at saving the inmate.
The jail does not believe the death to be suspicious and they also do not believe it is related to coronavirus.MORE NEWS: Westmoreland County Election Officials Ready For November
The Allegheny County Police will investigate and the Allegheny County Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death.