Inmate found dead in Union County Jail - FOX Carolina 21

Inmate found dead in Union County Jail

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Robert Gregory (Union Co. Sheriff's Office) Robert Gregory (Union Co. Sheriff's Office)
UNION, SC (FOX Carolina) -

The State Law Enforcement Division is investigating an inmate death at the Union County Jail.

Deputies with the Union County Sheriff's Office said Robert Gregory, 34, was found unresponsive just after 5 a.m. this morning in a holding cell.

Deputies said detention officers attempted to use a defibrillator and called EMS to assist with resuscitation efforts.

EMS was unable to revive Gregory and the coroner pronounced his death a short time later, deputies said.

Deputies said Gregory was awaiting a bond hearing on a criminal domestic violence charge.

An autopsy is scheduled for Sunday morning.

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