Suicide reported at Houghton County Jail

Deputies at the Houghton County Jail have confirmed reports of an inmate’ death earlier this month.  According to a press release, deputies responded to the jail at 2:11 a.m. on November 12.

The name of the deceased individual is not being released due to a continuing investigation into the incident.

The exact cause of death will be determined by the Houghton County Medical Examiner.