Lyon County inmate's death investigated

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EMPORIA, Kan. (KAKE) -

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation is looking into the death of a Lyon County inmate.   

Christopher Mejia, 43,  was found unresponsive in the detention center Tuesday afternoon.  He had been brought to the detention center hours earlier for suspicion of criminal trespassing.  Lyon County Sheriff Jeffrey Cope said foul play is not suspected.   

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