Posted: Jul 26, 2012 11:51 AM by KATC
An inmate in the Lafayette Parish Jail was found dead this morning in his cell. Sheriff's deputies say 34-year old Dante Jackson was found unresponsive during inmate checks at around 5:00 this morning. Deputies administered first aid, but medics pronounced Jackson dead at the scene. Officials say they have found no indication of foul play. An autopsy will be conducted. Jackson was booked in October on aggravated incest and cruelty to juveniles charges.