Benzie Co. Inmate Hospitalized After Hanging Himself in Jail Cell
Benzie County police say an inmate hung himself in his jail cell over the weekend.
They found the 41-year-old inmate in his single cell, just after cell checks had been done about 30 minutes earlier.
When corrections officers found the man they performed life-saving measures including CPR and were able to take him to the hospital.
Authorities say the inmate is a Grand Traverse resident, in jail for a probation violation.
The inmate is currently in intensive care.