A 26-year-old inmate at the Montgomery County Jail died Friday at Conroe Regional Hospital.
During routine rounds Wednesday, prison guards found the Willis man hanging in a cell shower by a torn bed sheet.
The incident is being investigated by the Texas Rangers and the Montgomery County Sheriff's Department.
The inmate was jailed on drug charges and had been incarcerated since early June.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.