Local News

Two deaths at Cook County jail

Two Cook County jail inmates died in their cells over the weekend.

Authorities say one committed suicide Saturday, possibly by hanging himself.

The 55-year-old man was awaiting trial for the attempted murder of his brother.

Another inmate died from natural causes Friday afternoon.

He was a 64-year-old man who was waiting to be sentenced on a murder charge.

The medical examiner determined he died from heart disease.

 

VIEW & ADD COMMENTS

4 Comments to “Two deaths at Cook County jail”

    larry said:
    August 18, 2013 at 7:46 AM

    Cook county jail needs a nice riot, where they kill eachother.

    fed up said:
    August 18, 2013 at 8:08 AM

    JUST DO IT!!!!!!!!!!!

    smitty said:
    August 18, 2013 at 5:24 PM

    Those inmates did the tax payers a favor.

    Angel said:
    August 18, 2013 at 8:15 PM

    I'm disgusted by the comments… innocent until proven guilty!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Advertisement

Advertisement