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Bexar County inmate dies after they were found 'unresponsive' in cell

BCSO said deputies and medical staff attempted life-saving measures, but the inmate was pronounced dead at 5:14 a.m. Saturday.

SAN ANTONIO — An inmate has died in the Bexar County Adult Detention Facility, and the Bexar County Sheriff's Office says it was due to "an apparent medical episode."

The 45-year-old male inmate was found Saturday morning around 4:30 a.m. unresponsive in their cell, BCSO said. BCSO said deputies and medical staff attempted life-saving measures, but the inmate was pronounced dead at 5:14 a.m.

The man has since been identified as Lambert Earl Sabrsula.

The Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office will rule on the final cause of death.

He was booked on Nov. 13, charged with Assaulting a Peace Officer. His bond was set at $7,500.

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