Dane County inmate found unresponsive after ingesting unknown substance

MADISON, Wis. (CBS 58) --  A 28-year-old male inmate in the Dane County Jail was taken to a local hospital Monday after he ingested an unknown substance and became unresponsive.

Deputies responded to the incident in the Public Safety Building at about 12:40 pm. 

The deputies performed CPR and administered 3 doses of Narcan before he was transported to a local hospital by Madison Paramedics. 

The Dane County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to investigate the incident.

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