Anoka County inmate dies after found hanging

By: Andrew Krammer

An Anoka County jail inmate died Saturday after being found hanging from a bedsheet on Thursday at the jail, the Star Tribune reported.

Steven James Carroll, 28, of Anoka, was taken to Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids after he was found hanging from a sheet Thursday afternoon, KARE11 reported. The area was in lockdown at the time and the inmates were being checked on every 15 minutes. Police said Carroll had been checked on at 2:30 p.m., but must have hung himself shortly after.

Carroll had been charged with felony domestic assault, burglary, disorderly conduct and had a warrant out for his arrest in Florida.

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