An autopsy Tuesday did not determine the cause of death for a man who died in Chicago police custody Monday.
The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office said the cause of death was still pending following an autopsy of 24-year-old Heriberto Godinez Jr.
Godinez Jr. died Monday while in police custody as officers investigated a possible burglary.
Officers said they were called to the scene of a potential burglary around 1:30 a.m. in the 3000 block of West Pershing. A man suspected of being involved in the burglary was “sweating heavily with labored breathing," according to authorities.
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Paramedics were called but, despite medical help, the man became unresponsive.
Further details surrounding his death were not immediately clear.
Area Central detectives are investigating.