UPDATE: Man Who Hung Himself in Benzie Co. Jail Cell Dies Days Later
An update on the man we told you about earlier this week who hung himself in a Benzie County Jail cell; Authorities are now reporting that the inmate died in intensive care.
To give a recap police 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 was a Grand Traverse resident, in jail for a probation violation and had passed a suicide risk assessment during booking.