WCSO inmate found unresponsive in cell
The Wakulla County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement are currently investigating the death of an inmate at the Wakulla County Jail.
On Monday June 13th at approximately 11:07 pm, a detention deputy conducting checks on inmates found Jessie David Vautier lying on the floor of his cell unresponsive. Medical Staff and detention deputies performed CPR until Wakulla Fire/Rescue took over and transported Vautier to a local hospital. Vautier died at the hospital Tuesday June 14th.
FDLE was contacted and was requested to investigate the incident by WCSO. Preliminary indications are that this was a suicide.
Vautier was originally arrested on May 12 for Resisting Arrest without Violence. He was awaiting transport to Lee County, Florida in reference to an outstanding warrant.