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CARTER COUNTY, OK -- Friday morning an inmate in the Carter County jail was found dead in his cell.
At 6:30 AM Friday, Jackie Dee Perkins's cell mate told guards he didn't think Perkins was breathing.
The Carter County Sheriff's office says Perkins had already died when an ambulance arrived.
A cause of death hasn't been determined yet but Sheriff Ken Grace says he doesn't think the death is suspicious.
Perkins was 26 years old and had been booked in at 7 last night for domestic abuse.