Milwaukee Woman Dies in Custody in Menominee County
09/11/2019- An inmate death has been reported at the Menominee County Jail. According to Sheriff Kenny Marks, a 44-year-old female from Milwaukee was found unresponsive by correctional officers during a cell check yesterday. While efforts were made to resuscitate the woman, they were unsuccessful and she was later pronounced dead. There’s an investigation now underway by the Menominee County Medical Examiner’s Office and the Sheriff’s Office to determine the cause of the inmate’s death. An autopsy has been scheduled for today and more information is expected to be released pending further investigation.