MAR 20, 2017 JEFFERSON COUNTY INMATE DEATH (Audio)

(Hillsboro) A man in custody at the Jefferson County Jail in Hillsboro has died. 36-year old Michael Abboud of House Springs had been in custody since November of last year. Captain Gary Higginbotham with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department…..

Abboud was being held on charges of Tampering with a Motor Vehicle and Leaving the Scene of a Motor Vehicle Accident. Cases were also pending for 1st Degree Burglary/Tampering with a Motor Vehicle and Resisting Arrest. His bond was set at 50-thousand dollars.

An autopsy was performed this (Monday) morning, but the results won’t be obtained for several weeks.