Sunday, May 8, 2011

7NEWS: "ADAMS COUNTY - Dying Inmate Accused Of Faking Seizures, Health Problems"

27-Year-Old Dies From Dehydration Connected To Heroin Withdrawal

Tom Burke and Tony Kovaleski , CALL7 Investigators

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. -- In the last hours of Bernadette Jaquez's life, she repeatedly asked guards and medical staff at the Adams County Detention Facility for help, according to hospital records and surveillance video obtained by the CALL7 Investigators.

The final time she called for help, two guards were standing outside her cell as she fell to the floor. The guards walked away. Less than two hours later, she was dead. Full Story Click Here...

1 comment:

  1. The officers who watched her fall to the floor, PHS Correctional Care as well as the Jail should be held responsible for her death.