Authorities identified the third inmate to die in the Spokane County Jail in the past six weeks as 53-year-old Scott M. Stevens, who was arrested on suspicion of stealing a handbag from a Spokane Valley Mall department store. Stevens died alone in a jail cell Friday night, according to a news release from the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office. A corrections officer conducting a cell check found Stevens not breathing and immediately began life-saving efforts that were unsuccessful, according to the news release.
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