GBI investigating death at Grady County jail
CAIRO, Ga. (WCTV) – An investigation is underway into an inmate’s death at the Grady County jail.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation confirms to WCTV its agents were called in to investigate a death at the jail last Friday.
According to the GBI, 20-year-old Trevon Davis was arrested on Thursday, March 11, and placed in a medical isolation cell per COVID-19 protocols. On Friday, March 12, at around 11:45 a.m., inmates found Davis hanging and unresponsive in his cell, the GBI says.
“Lifesaving measures were initiated and he was transported to a local hospital where he died,” a GBI spokesperson says.
No other details on the incident are being released at this time, the GBI says.
The sheriff’s office referred all of WCTV’s questions to the GBI.
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