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Woman Dies After Found Unresponsive in Tazewell Jail Cell

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The Illinois State Police is investigating the death of a woman in the Tazewell County Jail.

 
Tazewell County Sheriff Jeff Lower said 41-year-old Sarah Seybold was found unresponsive in a cell around 8:15 Sunday night. 
 
She died at Pekin Hospital.
 
She was arrested that morning by East Peoria police on drug charges.
 
The Tazewell County Coroner's Office is assisting in the investigation.