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Death Investigation Underway At Franklin County Jail

Posted at 1:01 PM, Jan 23, 2019
and last updated 2020-02-04 11:19:11-05

FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – A death investigation is underway after an inmate was found deceased at the Franklin County Regional Jail.

Dylan Stratton, 21, was pronounced dead at the jail at 3:50 a.m. Wednesday morning. The Franklin County Coroner says an autopsy was performed and the final results will be available in 12 to 14 weeks.

The coroner also writes, “To comment on the cause and manner of this young man’s death is premature. ”