Cause Of Death Pending Autopsy
A city of Las Vegas corrections officer died while on duty at the city jail facility early this morning. Corrections Officer Kyle Eng was found unconscious at the jail and taken to UMC, but could not be revived. The exact cause of death is pending an autopsy by the Coroner’s Office.
Officer Eng had been with the city’s Department of Public Safety since January of this year. Flags at city facilities were lowered to half-staff in his honor.
Per protocols established after a death in the jail, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is assisting with the follow-up investigation.
An account has been set up to help the family pay for funeral expenses:
Officer Kyle Eng Benefit Memorial Fund
Wells Fargo Account 3628630539