TBI agents are investigating an inmate death at the McMinn County Jail. 

At the request of 10th District Attorney General Steve Crump, TBI Special Agents are investigating an in-custody hanging death at the McMinn County Jail that occurred Friday, September 30. 

Gabriel Davis, 21, of Athens, TN, was an inmate housed at the jail. TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding his death. Davis’s body will be autopsied at the Regional Forensics Center in Knoxville.

The results of the TBI investigation will be provided to the District Attorney for his office’s review at the conclusion of the investigation.