Muscogee County Jail inmate found dead - WRBL

Update: New details in Muscogee County Jail inmate death

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COLUMBUS, Ga. -

The Muscogee County Jail inmate who was found dead in her cell Thursday had a punctured lung and broken ribs, according to a county official.

Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan said 46-year-old Lori Carroll also had what appeared to be self-inflicted wounds on her face. Bryan said the cause of death is still being determined.

Carroll was arrested and taken to the jail Tuesday, charged with disorderly while intoxicated. She was pronounced dead at 5:40 a.m. Thursday. Jail officials said there not an altercation with any other inmates before her death.

 

Sydney Cameron

Sydney joined the WRBL news team in December 2011 after working as a freelance reporter in Washington, D.C. More>>

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