Ochiltree Jail Inmate Found Dead in Cell

Published 04/24 2014 03:32PM

Updated 04/24 2014 05:46PM

PERRYTON -- An inmate in the Ochiltree jail is dead and the investigation continues into how it happened.

On Monday, 35-year-old Amber Nicole may was arrested on several charges including public intoxication.

Then, a little more than 20 minutes after a cell check may was found hanging in her cell.

She was taken to a local hospital but had already passed away.

The Ochiltree County Sheriff's Office is asking the Texas Rangers for help in the investigation.

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