Inmate ID'd found hanging in Brown County cell

Inmate ID'd found hanging in Brown County cell

GEORGETOWN, OH (FOX19) - State authorities are investigating the death of a Brown County inmate Thursday night.

Jeremiah Hall, 29, from Georgetown, Ohio, was found hanging in his cell about 8:20 p.m., Brown County Sheriff Dwayne Wenninger announced early Friday.

A Georgetown fire squad responded and transported Hall to Mt. Orab Mercy, where he was pronounced dead.

The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation is looking into the incident and investigating the death.

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