Tricounty News

Medical emergency at Stearns County Jail

Correctional officers at the Stearns County Jail responded to a medical emergency at 8:36 a.m. Friday, Feb. 24. The St. Cloud Fire Department and Gold Cross Ambulance service also responded to the call that went to the Stearns County Sheriff's Office. a 22-year old man was treated on the scene and taken by ambulance to the St. Cloud Hospital. He was later pronounced dead at the hospital. The young man's name is Jerome Harrell of St. Cloud. The incident remains under investigation and no further information is available.