Inmate who died at jail was Snohomish man, 41

EVERETT — An inmate found dead Thursday at the Snohomish County Jail has been identified as Leon Benjamin Moore, 41, of Snohomish.

Moore’s cause of death remains under investigation by the county medical examiner’s office.

His death also is under investigation by county sheriff’s detectives.

Moore died in the jail’s medical ward, the medical examiner’s office said. His body was found about 10:30 a.m. Thursday.

Moore was booked by Everett police Feb. 26 for investigation of driving under the influence, according to the sheriff’s office.

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