St. Louis jail inmate hangs himself
Wednesday, January 23, 2008
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- A St. Louis inmate is dead in an apparent suicide.
Authorities say 18-year-old Joshua Turner hanged himself in his cell at the City Workhouse.
Turner's body was found about 5 p.m. Monday. Investigators do not suspect foul play.
The workhouse serves as the city's medium security jail. The reason for Turner's incarceration wasn't immediately known.
Information from: St. Louis Post-Dispatch, http://www.stltoday.com