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Iron County jail inmate dead from apparent suicide
First Published Mar 21 2014 04:30 pm • Last Updated Mar 21 2014 10:46 pm

An inmate’s death at the Iron County Jail early Friday is being called an apparent suicide.

Medical personnel responded to the jail, located in Cedar City, at about 1:15 a.m. Friday, according to a news release from the Iron County Attorney’s Office.

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The inmate’s name was not released, pending notification of family.

The case was being investigated by the Iron County Critical Incident Task Force, a group comprised of detectives from different local law enforcement agencies that investigates officer-involved shootings and in-custody deaths, according to The Spectrum.

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