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Tecumseh inmate dies at Lincoln Hospital

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Posted at 12:22 PM, Jun 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-07 13:22:04-04

LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) - A Tecumseh inmate died Tuesday after he was found unresponsive in his cell on May 27. 

Daelan Lamere, a 22-year-old from Omaha, was found to have had meth and ecstasy in his system while at the hospital, according to Corrections Department spokeswoman Dawn-Renee Smith. 

The cause of Lamere's death is unknown. The Nebraska State Patrol has opened an investigation.