Cass County Jail inmate found dead in cell

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PLATTSMOUTH, Neb. -- Authorities say an inmate in the Cass County Jail was found dead in his cell over the weekend.

Sheriff William Brueggemann says jail staffers found Dustyn Gandara, 40, unresponsive 12 minutes after they had last checked on him Saturday night.

Gandara lived in Murdock. Autopsy results are pending.

Court records say Gandara had been sentenced Friday to 30 days and fined $500 after pleading guilty to driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, second offense.