She was arrested on a misdemeanor and died in jail. MBI is investigating.
JACKSON COUNTY, Miss. (WXXV) — The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has been called in after a Vancleave woman died in the Jackson County Jail on Friday.
Sheriff Mike Ezell said Jennifer Carol Foster, 50, was arrested Friday by Ocean Springs Police on a misdemeanor charge.
She was booked into the adult detention center and placed in a holding cell.
Ezell said around 10:30 p.m. Friday during routine inmate checks, deputies found her not breathing.
They performed CPR and an ambulance was called. Medical personnel were unable to revive her.
No other information is available.