FAIRFAX, Va. (WUSA9) -- An inmate at the Fairfax County jail died early Friday morning after an apparent medical emergency, Fairfax County police said.
According to police, Monty Saito of Santa Clara, Ca. was found overnight Thursday unresponsive on the floor of a cell. He was transported to INOVA Fairfax Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 2:45 a.m. Friday.
Police say this isn't the first medical emergency for Saito. On Monday, a deputy found him having a medical emergency in his cell. The deputy called for assistance and Saito, 50, was transported to INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital.
Saito was later transported to INOVA Fairfax Hospital and stayed there for about two days, police said. On Wednesday, Saito returned to the jail and was housed in a cell in the medical infirmary.