NORTH BRUNSWICK – A 27-seven-year-old Plainfield man died after being taken into custody at the Middlesex County Adult Corrections Center last weekend, NJ Advance Media has learned.
Warden Mark Cranston confirms that David Yearby was found unresponsive inside his cell by jail employees early Sunday morning. Yearby arrived at the jail on Friday, October 31 after Cranston says he was arrested in Piscataway on charges that he allegedly assaulted a police officer.
Yearby was transported to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Sunday morning, where he was later pronounced dead.
Per protocol, officials with the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office are currently investigating the …read more
Source: NJ.com Middlesex