Accused child molester dies in custody
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A Duval County jail inmate died Thursday after a battle with terminal cancer.
Harold Hoover, 70, was arrested in 2012 for lewd and lascivious molestation against a victim less than 12 years old.
Hoover was transported to UF Health and Shands Jacksonville Wednesday for chest pains and shortness of breath. He had a do not resuscitate order on record.
He died at 10:22 p.m. Thursday.
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