• about 4 years ago Christy

    This was my mother and it seems so sad and unfair that I well never really know what happened in that jail cell. I miss you mom. I love you!

Kathy Mae Castillo, 49

Corpus Christi, Texas
July 03, 2010

Agencies: Texas Department of Criminal Justice | Texas Attorney General's Office | Corpus Christie Police Department Texas

Cause of death: Choking

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On 7-3-10 at approx. 0109 hours. Officers were on a key check and observed inmate Castillo with her left arm hanging outside of her bunk,her head tilted back and appeared to be asleep.The officer knocked on the door while calling out to the inmate burt received no response. Since there was no response the officer entered the unit and found the inmate unresponsive, medical and supervision were summoned and CPR was started. After the inamte failed to respond EMS was summoned. EMS transported the inmate to Christus Spohn Memorial where she was pronounced dead at 0142 hours.

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