Crime

Lindsay man who died in police custody identified

A 24-year-old Lindsay man who died while in police custody on the way to Tulare County Jail on Friday was identified on Tuesday as Joshua Gonzales.

Lindsay police said that Gonzales was involved in a fight with another man around 6 p.m. on Friday. Gonzales became unresponsive while on the way to the jail. Officers administered CPR and called for emergency services.

Gonzales was transported to Kaweah Delta Medical Center in Visalia, where he was pronounced dead, police said. The cause of death was not given.

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