(Autopsy on Charles Sampson is being held today)…..The 58 year old died Tuesday.
Sampson had been arrested during a traffic stop in El Centro Tuesday evening. Officers found a Firearm and drug paraphernalia in the vehicle Sampson was driving. After a booking process at the El Centro Police Department, officers noticed Sampson was having trouble walking. He was taken to El Centro Regional Medical Center, where the El Centro resident arrived unresponsive. Emergency CPR was performed, but there was no response and Sampson was pronounced dead. Deputy Coroner Steve Green says the autopsy is being performed to try and determine a cause for the death.