BURNETT COUNTY — A 41-year-old inmate at the Burnett County Jail has died after he was found unresponsive by staff Friday night, according to a press release from the Burnett County Sheriff’s office.

Press Release

On October 28, 2022, at 6:59 p.m., Inmate Chad Daly, 41 years of age, was found unresponsive in one of the dormitory cellblocks of the Burnett County Jail during normal rounds. Daly was the only inmate housed in that cellblock at the time.

Lifesaving measures were performed by Corrections Deputies until North Ambulance arrived on the scene at 7:11 p.m. Continued lifesaving measures were performed by North Ambulance. Mr. Daly was pronounced deceased at 7:41 p.m.

This case is under investigation by the Washburn County Sheriff’s Office.

Our condolences to Mr. Daly’s family and friends.

-- Per Sheriff Tracy Finch

Last Update: Oct 31, 2022 9:23 am CDT

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