Autopsy Reveals Marshall County Inmate’s Cause of Death


An investigation into the death of an inmate at the Marshall County Jail found that Kerry Alan Pinder, 44, died of natural causes.

Pinder was arrested April 6 on a charge Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated and was awaiting his release from jail when the jail staff found him unresponsive in his cell the next morning.

The Indiana State Police conducted an investigation and an autopsy revealed that Pinder’s death was cardiac related and he died of natural causes. There wasn’t any evidence of trauma, injury or abnormality. A video of the jail cell confirmed that Pinder died in his sleep.