The Muscogee County Sheriff’s Office has turned over to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation a probe into a Friday morning death inside the Muscogee County Jail.
Major Joe McCrea tells News 3 the inmate was discovered about 11:15 a.m. The inmates name and cause of death have not been released.
McCrae called the death an apparent suicide.
Deputy Coroner Elizabeth Allison pronounced the inmate dead at 11:49 am.
New 3 is awaiting additional details.