Barry County Sheriff Mick Epperly has announced that an inmate being housed in the Barry County Jail died in his sleep on Thursday morning.
In a press release, Epperly said that William Shove, 51, of Cassville, was housed in a cell alone. Shove was being treated for multiple health problems.
Shove's death appears to be from natural causes, but an autopsy has been requested.
According to barrycountysheriff.com's inmate roster, Shove was booked into the jail on June 8. He was charged with domestic assault in the second degree, a class C felony. His bond was set at $50,000.