Update: Death Investigation at San Diego Central Jail
February 8, 2024 – San Diego County Sheriff’s Department officials report that on February 4, 2024, around 12:00 p.m., Sheriff's Homicide investigators were notified a 54-year-old male in Sheriff's custody, passed away at the San Diego Central Jail. He has been identified as Liutoa Vitale Vili. We extend our sympathies to the Vili family and those affected by this death. A Sheriff's Family Liaison Officer will support the family as they deal with the loss of a loved one.
As is the protocol for all in-custody deaths, the Sheriff's Homicide Unit responded and will conduct a thorough investigation. The cause and manner of death will be determined by the Medical Examiner's Office.
To view the prior press release dated February 5, 2024, click here.
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