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Medical Examiner identifies inmate who died at Spokane County Jail

SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane County Medical Examiner identified the inmate found dead at the Spokane County Jail on Tuesday morning. 

The Medical Examiner identified the inmate as 39-year-old Sharona Marie Carroll-Camps. Authorities did not release Carroll-Camps' manner of death and said the cause is pending a toxicology report. 

A Spokane County Detention Services Corrections Officer responded to a verbal call for assistance from a cell mate of Carroll-Camps. She was found to be unresponsive.

Jail Staff began life-saving efforts until they were relieved by Spokane City Fire and AMR personnel. One dose of Narcan was administered by the emergency response personnel before Carroll-Camps was pronounced dead at the scene.

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detectives and Forensic Unit personnel responded to conduct interviews and process the scene for evidence.


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