Trooper from the Wakefield Post of the Michigan State Police are investigating a death at a Gogebic County jail.
Troopers were dispatched to Ojibway Correctional Facility on Friday for a report of an assault on an inmate. The assault victim was transported to the hospital. The inmate died on Saturday as a result of the injuries sustained.
Names of those involved are being withheld pending further investigation. The Michigan Department of Corrections is assisting in the investigation.