57-year-old Anthony Talotta was incarcerated at Allegheny County Jail for two weeks. He had severe intellectual/developmental disabilities and died while in custody. Details regarding his death have not been released.
Follow Up: Calls for Allegheny County Jail warden to be fired after inmate deaths
Read the Initial Report: Autistic Allegheny County inmate with intellectual disability dies at UPMC Mercy Hospital WPXI: There are currently 1,431 inmates housed in the Allegheny County Jail, and 17 people have died in this jail since April 2020. “Following the recent death of Anthony Talotta, a mentally disabled inmate, organization leaders are calling the […]