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Cause of death released for inmate that died in Hopkins Co. jail

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HOPKINS CO., KY (WFIE) -

From Hopkins County, we now know why an inmate died in jail earlier in March.

Our media partner, the Madisonville Messenger, says 63-year-old Charles Thomas Young died from heart disease.

That's according to the coroner's final report, Young was found unresponsive by the jail staff on Sunday, March 3.

Investigators say the night before, his vital signs were checked and he was okay.

Young was serving five years for a parole violation. 

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