An inmate at the Oklahoma County jail who died in early February was the victim of a homicide, the first at the troubled facility in almost three years, an autopsy report shows.
Two suspects already have been identified and are in custody, authorities said. …
Windle had served time in prison for a 2003 attempted rape and indecent exposure. He was jailed in September after telling police he had been living in a Del City park since April 2014 and sleeping underneath a bridge.
He was awaiting trial on two felony counts. Prosecutors accused him of violating a state law that restricts where a sex offender can live and requires an offender to register with police.
He was beaten in January because the other inmates found out he was a sex offender, the acting sheriff and the investigator said. Full Article