Lewis County Detention Center inmate dies

Christopher Helphenstine

Christopher Helphenstine

An inmate at the Lewis County Detention Center has died, according to a Kentucky State Police spokesman.

A KSP spokesman said dispatchers at the Morehead Post were notified at 5:56 a.m. today that inmate Chris Helphenstine, 40, of Tollesboro, had passed away during a medical transport.

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