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Man Commits Suicide In Police Station – Westmoreland
According to sources – A man who was in police custody on two counts of murder was found hanging at a police station in Westmoreland.
The Westmoreland police are investigating a suspected case of suicide, which occurred in Bethel Town police lock-up yesterday (July 9).
Dead is 35-year-old Alvery Maragh of Forth Williams in the parish.
Reports are that about 5:50 p.m., Maragh was found hanging from the ventilation grill in a bathroom on the cellblock with a merino tied around his neck.
He was taken to the Cornwall Regional Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The Independent Commission of Investigations (Indecom) is probing the incident.