FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) — Officials say a man in the Tarrant County jail on a possession charge has died.

According to the Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office, the 63-year-old inmate experienced a medical emergency while at the jail and was taken to John Peter Smith Hospital on February 20.

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Officials say the man, whose name has not been released, died on February 22. He is said to have had underlying medical conditions.

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The inmate was booked into the jail last year — on September 6 — for Possession of Controlled Substance.

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The Texas Rangers are investigating the death. Staff