Donald William White, Jr. had been housed at the Lauderdale County Detention Facility. In the early morning hours on Monday, August 22nd he was transported to a local hospital due to medical issues. Approximately twelve hours later, he died as a result of those medical issues. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigations was contacted because he was still in the custody of the Sheriff’s Department. MBI is handling the investigation of this in custody death as directed by state law. Our condolences go out to his family and friends.