LOS ANGELES (AP) — The coroner’s office says an autopsy is pending for an inmate found dead hanging from his bunk at a Los Angeles jail.
Sheriff’s officials said deputies discovered the body Sunday evening during a compliance check at the downtown Twin Towers Correctional Facility.READ MORE: Deadly Multi-Vehicle Collision Strikes Apartment Building In Pacoima, Leaves 1 Dead, 5 Others Transported To Hospital
Coroner’s Assistant Chief Ed Winter identified the inmate Tuesday as 56-year-old Douglas Brown-Palamara.
Deputy Lisa Jansen Jansen said the inmate was alone in the cell and there were no obvious signs of foul play.READ MORE: COVID-19 Vaccination Rates Among LAPD And LAFD Well Behind County Residents
The death is under investigation.
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