David Gee, Sheriff
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Release Number: 12-234 (12-112)
- For Immediate Release:
- Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
- July 2, 2012
- Contact Person:
- Debbie Carter : firstname.lastname@example.org
Hillsborough County Inmate Dies At Hospital
Man had been held in jail since his arrest on March 20.
- June 30, 2012
- Time: 3:05 PM
- Tampa General Hospital
- Tampa, Florida
Randall Walton Willis
Sixty Two year old Randall Willis died at Tampa General Hospital today, June 30, 2012 after falling ill at the Falkenburg Road Jail. Willis was transported by EMS after he collapsed in a general population housing unit where he had been held since his arrest on March 20, 2012. Willis was charged with 1st Degree Murder and was awaiting trial. (See press release 12-112 in reference to his charges).
Deputies and jail medical staff administered aid to Willis. He arrived at Tampa General at 7:00 a.m. and was pronounced dead at 3:05 p.m. Next of kin has been notified and Sheriff's detectives from the Criminal Investigations
Division are investigating the in-custody death in accordance with agency policy.