OFFICIALS: Duplin County jail inmate dies Tuesday

KENANSVILLE, N.C. (WITN) – An Eastern Carolina sheriff’s office says the state is investigating the death of an inmate.

Captain Scott Kennedy with the Duplin County Sheriff’s Office says an inmate died Tuesday morning around 2:30 a.m.

Limited information is known as Kennedy says the State Bureau of Investigation is investigating the death.

WITN has reached out to the SBI for more information.