Butler Co. female inmate dies

Location of the jail
Location of the jail

BUTLER COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - A female inmate dies in the Butler County jail.

Sheriff Richard Jones reports that Ruby Farley, 52, of Springdale, died on Sunday.

Farley was in jail after being arrested on Friday for contempt of court.

Late Sunday morning, Farley told jail personnel that she felt sick and began to vomit.

Medics and jail personnel tried CPR but she died at the hospital.

The sheriff says his department's preliminary investigation reveled no visible signs of trauma or any indication of criminal actions.

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