DelCo Jail Inmate Dead; Investigation Continues

The death of a Delaware County Jail inmate is under investigation:  44-year-old Obaya Yeli Fields was arrested by city police about 11 p.m. on Sept. 1 on two warrants. Early the next morning he was found in his cell with labored breathing and a weak pulse. Resuscitation efforts were made and EMS transported him to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.