GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) – Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate at the Greenville County Detention Center.
It happened just before 8 p.m. on Tuesday.
The coroner’s report says the inmate committed suicide by hanging.
The coroner says the man was found with a ligature around his neck in his cell by officers.
He was cut down and resuscitation efforts were started. While transporting to the hospital he was pronounced dead by E.M.S.