Hampton Roads Regional Jail inmate dies in hospital after medical emergency

Posted at 4:11 PM, Oct 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-07 22:09:53-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Regina Honeycutt, 32-years-old, died Sunday morning at a local hospital.

Honeycutt arrived at the Hampton Roads Regional Jail on Friday to serve a three year sentence on a probation violation imposed by the Norfolk Circuit Court.

Officials say Honeycutt suffered from a medical emergency Saturday night and was transported to a local hospital.

Honeycutt died around 10:50 a.m. on Sunday.

The Portsmouth Police Department has been notified and the Hampton Roads Regional Jail is conducting an administrative review.