A transgender inmate is suing the Indiana Department of Correction commissioner over denied requests for hormone therapy.
The inmate's cause of death won't be known until autopsy and toxicology results return.
Elkhart County is taking some of the inmates from the overcrowded Marion County Jail. Elkhart gets $40 per inmate per day.
Indiana State Police are investigating Myers' death. He was reportedly taken to the emergency room where doctors were unable to save his life.
The Hoosier state receives a D- on the national survey of the treatment of incarcerated pregnant women.