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Shali Tilson, 22, of Conyers, was pronounced dead at 8:45 p.m. It is unclear what caused his death, the statement said.
Conyers police arrested him March 3 on charges of disorderly conduct and obstruction of a law enforcement officer.
It is the second jail death in Georgia this month.
Willie Whonya Lowery Jr. had been at the DeKalb County jail close to two months on robbery charges when he died in what authorities are calling a suicide attempt.