Hidalgo County Detention Center inmate dies
A 25-year-old man in custody at the Hidalgo County Detention Center died on Saturday.
According to a Facebook post by the Hidalgo County Sherriff's Office, at approximately 1:15 a.m. the inmate began to have continuous series of seizures, which resulted in him needing to be transported to Edinburg Regional Hospital for emergency medical care. At about 7:45 a.m. the man died.
Investigators met with the inmates family members who said the individual had a history of undiagnosed seizures and drug abuse.
An autopsy has been ordered.
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