Safford – On October 20, 2018 at approximately 6:50 AM Inmate Luis C. Lopez Jr. (age 21 of Safford) was found unresponsive in his cell. CPR was started and Life Line Ambulance called. Luis Lopez Jr. was transported to the MT. Graham Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. Luis Lopez Jr. was in the facility for a felony arrest warrant (having been arrested on October 19, 2018.)
The Sheriff’s Office is currently conducting a death investigation.