Join ‘Be the Match’ to Support Gary Gelfand in His Fight Against Leukemia

Lodi Police Investigate In-Custody Death

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.


Lodi Police are investigating the in-custody death of a 43-year-old man arrested Tuesday.

James Romero was arrested Tuesday afternoon at 5 p.m. on an active parole violation warrant. Later, police say, officers say Romero was unresponsive in his Lodi City Jail cell.

Romero was taken to the hospital, where we was later pronounced dead.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s