Woman Found Dead in Jail Cell Asked for Help

Woman Who Died In Jail Cell Asked for Help

Footage recorded by police body cameras shows a woman saying she had medical problems and didn’t want to die in an Ohio jail cell about 15 hours before she was found dead there.

Northeast Ohio Media Group (https://bit.ly/1NnfHsd ) reports the footage shows 37-year-old Ralkina Jones discussing her medical problems, which included a heart condition, seizures and depression. Jones was found dead July 26 in her cell in Cleveland Heights. A cause of death hasn’t been determined, but an autopsy didn’t find suspicious injuries.

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