Woman dies while in custody at Victoria County Jail

VICTORIA, Texas – 42-year old Amy Michelle McInnis of Victoria was reportedly found dead at the Victoria County Jail on April 8th, 2020. She had been arrested Friday, April 3rd, according to Victoria Police Records Department.

Deputy Sheriff Roy Boyd responded to inquiry stating, “As with any in-custody death investigation, we called for the Texas Rangers to handle the matter independently of the Sheriff’s Office. The Ranger service will be handling information releases, as the VCSO is not included in the investigative process.”

McInnis’ family has declined to comment at this time.

We will update this story as more information is released.