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Man charged in Jackson County murder dies week after being found unconscious in jail

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Posted at 5:48 PM, May 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-17 17:48:44-04

JACKSON COUNTY — A man charged with the murder of 28-year-old Seymour man died Sunday, a week after he was found unconscious in jail.

Jackson County Jail officers found Tobias Au, 30, unconscious and not breathing on May 10, Sheriff Rick Meyer said in a press release. He was taken to Schneck Medial Center in Seymour where he died Sunday.

Indiana State Police detectives are investigating the incident, Meyer said.

Au was arrested on May 6 and charged in connection with the death of Ryan Ross.

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Additional details have not been released.