Share “Prisoner hangs self in jail”

Prisoner hangs self in jail Published: August 8, 2013

DUNCAN -- Authorities think a prisoner hanged himself in his holding cell shortly after jail staff had checked on him.

The Duncan Banner reports that the man was alone in the cell at the time.

The man was in the Stephens County Jail after being arrested for being drunk and disruptive in public, Sheriff Wayne McKinney said Tuesday.

See this story on