Coroner Says Inmate’s Death Was Accidental

A coroner has ruled the death of a 19-year-old found unresponsive in a Madison County Jail cell to be acute methamphetamine intoxication. Robert Douglas-Sides Stafford was found unresponsive in a single-person cell by jail staff at 5:26 a.m. July 6. He had reportedly been admitted to the jail about an hour earlier, according to the Herald Bulletin.