Inmate found dead at the Cache County Jail

LOGAN — An investigation has been opened, after an inmate at the Cache County Jail was found dead Tuesday night.

In a press release, Cache County Sheriff Chad Jensen said the inmate was found unresponsive by jail staff at approximately 11:10 p.m. Deputies administered CPR and an AED until paramedics arrived. The individual was pronounced dead at the scene.

The name of the inmate is being withheld until family is notified.

Jensen said it initially appears that the inmate committed suicide.

The investigation has been turned over to the Northern Utah Critical Incident Investigation Team.

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