Virginia State Police released a statement regarding the death of an inmate on Saturday at the Central Virginia Regional Jail.
State Police said jail officials requested an investigation after 37 year-old Jerry Wayne Bright, Jr. from Orange County died Saturday.
The body was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for autopsy; investigators do not suspect foul play. The investigation is ongoing.
Virginia regulators are concerned about the number of children's deaths at unlicensed day care facilities in the state.
An analysis by the Richmond Times-Dispatch found at least 51 children died at unlicensed facilities over the past 10 years, compared to nine at state-licensed facilities.
It is reported investigators determined abuse or neglect contributed to 27 deaths in unlicensed day cares, compared to three in licensed facilities.