Officials: Justice Antonin Scalia Died of ‘Natural Causes’

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died of natural causes and no autopsy was necessary, a judge has told The Associated Press.

Presidio County Judge Cinderela Guevara, who made the announcement on Sunday, consulted with Scalia’s personal physician and sheriff’s investigators.

According to officials, there were no signs of foul play, before concluding that Scalia had died of natural causes. He was found dead in his room at a West Texas resort ranch Saturday morning. Guevara says the declaration was made around 1:52 p.m. Saturday.

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