On Thursday, Feb. 14, just after 2:00 p.m., a "use-of-force encounter" at the Pima County ￼Adult Detention Complex resulted in the death of 53-year-old David Ray Maxwell. The corrections officer involved, Jason Hubert, was placed on ￼administrative leave immediately following the encounter, as is standard protocol.
Hubert was was not injured during the encounter, and has been ￼employed with the Pima County Sheriff’s Department since October 2007. The incident is currently being investigated by Pima County Sheriff’s Department’s Criminal ￼Investigations Division.
The Pima County Sheriff’s Department is unable to release any further information at this time and the department is ￼in the process of notifying the inmate’s next of kin.
According to the Pima County Sheriff’s Department, ￼"Detention Complex have limited Force Options available to them. Such Options are limited to Officer ￼Presence, Verbal Communications, Soft Empty Hand Control techniques, Pain Compliance techniques, ￼Oleoresin Capsicum spray, and Hard Empty Hand Control techniques. At this time the investigation is still ￼ongoing."