The Amarillo Globe-News reports ( http://bit.ly/1fFz8vJ) that 20-year-old Dalton Dakota Knott had been arrested for shoplifting by loss prevention personnel at a JCPenney store in Amarillo on Monday.
When officers with the Amarillo Police Department arrived to take Knott to jail, they found he was exhibiting signs of a possible drug overdose.
Police say Knott was taken to a local hospital, where he later died.
A cause of death is not yet known as an autopsy of Knott is pending.
Information from: Amarillo Globe-News, http://www.amarillo.com