Inmate found dead in Garfield County jail

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

Glenwood Springs, Colo. (AP) - The Garfield County Sheriff's Department says an inmate accused of sexually assaulting a child was found dead in his cell.
Officials say 25-year old Antonio Delgadillo was found hanging during a routine security in the jail's maximum security unit on thursday. No other details have been released.
Delgadillo was being held on charges of sexual assault on a child, second-degree kidnapping, child abuse and contempt of court.
Officials say Delgadillo was not under suicide watch.
Sheriff's spokeswoman Tanny McGinnis says an autopsy report has not been completed.

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