A 64 year old detainee died Saturday morning in the Walker County Jail, according to Sheriff Steve Wilson.
Stephen Andrew Johnson of Rossville, was arrested Friday morning on violation of a Temporary Protective Order and booked. At approximately 5:19 a.m. Saturday, detention officers were alerted that Johnson was having difficulty breathing. First aid and C.P.R. were administered by officers; however, Johnson died a short time later.
The body was transported to the crime lab for autopsy. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is assisting with the death investigation.