Autopsy Scheduled For Man Who Died While Being Held in Franklin County Jail

An autopsy is schedule for Joseph Lukasik, who died while being held in the Franklin County Jail. According to a release from the Franklin County Coroner’s Office, Lukasik was pronounced dead yesterday at the Benton Memorial Hospital. Lukasik was arrested along with his wife in June on counterfeit money charges. No further details are available at this time. An investigation is underway with help from the Illinois State Police.