Man found hanging in Snohomish County Jail dies

EVERETT, Wash. - A man who was found hanging in his cell at the Snohomish County Jail on July 26 died Saturday at an Everett hospital.

The sheriff's office said Monday the 21-year-old was alone in his cell when he was found.

The Daily Herald reports he had been arrested July 24 for investigation of domestic violence assault, possessing stolen property and theft.

At least nine other inmates have died inside the Snohomish County Jail since 2010.