Man's death in county jail due to natural causes

PLYMOUTH - An investigation into the death of an inmate in the Marshall County Jail has determined it was by natural causes.

Marshall County Prosecuting Attorney David R. Holmes announced Tuesday that his office has completed its review of the April 7 death of Kerry Alan Pinder, 44, of Culver while incarcerated at the Marshall County Jail. The investigation was conducted by the Indiana State Police and the Marshall County Coroner, with the cooperation of the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department.

The autopsy of the decedent established death was cardiac related, and from natural causes. There was no evidence of trauma, injury or abnormality. A video of the jail cell confirmed that Mr. Pinder died in his sleep. No further legal action is contemplated.