- Associated Press - Monday, May 9, 2016

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Sheriff’s officials say an inmate has been found dead hanging from his bunk at the Twin Towers Correctional Facility in downtown Los Angeles.

Deputy Lisa Jansen says the discovery was made Sunday evening during a compliance check.

The inmate, who was not identified, was dead at the scene. Jansen says the inmate was alone in the cell and there were no obvious signs of foul play.

The death is under investigation.

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