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Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Catt County Inmate is Dead

An inmate at the Cattaraugus County Jail is dead, and the sheriff says it appears to be a suicide.

A corrections officer found the inmate unresponsive in his cell and first aid was performed. But, the inmate was pronounced dead a short time later.

The inmate's name has not been released.

Sheriff Timothy Whitcomb says the investigation is ongoing.

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