Kent County Sheriff's Department says 50 year old Richard Anderson, a prisoner at the Kent County Work Release facility went into respiratory distress and was taken to Spectrum Health Blogett Campus on Saturday, March 1, 2008.
Anderson died on Sunday, March 2nd at Blodgett.
Anderson was serving an eight month sentence for his third drunk driving offense.
The Kent County Medical Examiner's Office found the cause of death to be bacterial pneumonia.
The Kent County Sheriff's Department met with Anderson's family on Sunday.