TBI investigating inmate death at Polk County Jail
Special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are looking into an inmate's death at the Polk County Jail.
TBI spokesperson Susan Niland tells Channel 3, 42-year-old Keary Dean Neuzil, of Benton, was found hanging in his cell by a corrections employee on Wednesday night.
Niland Neuzil was taken to a hospital in Chattanooga, where he died on Thursday night.
All inmate deaths have to be reported to the TBI no matter the circumstances.
The investigation is ongoing.
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