- Associated Press - Wednesday, May 13, 2015

SALEM, Ore. (AP) - Authorities say an investigation and autopsy show an inmate serving a 90-day sentence for driving under the influence used a bedsheet to hang himself in his Marion County Jail cell.

The Linn County sheriff’s office is conducting an investigation into the death Tuesday of 34-year-old Nicholas Alan Stephens of Dallas, Oregon. A statement Wednesday said he was alone in his cell when he was found.


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