CLINTON, Iowa (KWQC) - UPDATE: According to Clinton County Sheriff the jail inmate found dead was 18-year-old Gavin Glasz. He was arrested in June in connection to the death of his two parents, Brian and Michelle Glasz.
Glasz hanged himself with a bed sheet.
The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation and the Clinton COunty Sheriff's Office is conducting an investigation into Glasz's death.
“There is no suspicion of foul play due to a note that was written by Gavin prior to his death,” said Clinton County Sheriff Rick Lincoln.
According to the Clinton County Attorney Mike Wolf, the homicide case against Glasz is being dropped.
A correctional officer from the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office Jail discovered an unresponsive male inmate early Sunday morning, August 13th. Officials say the correctional officer radioed for medical assistance and began CPR with assistance from other correctional officers.
Clinton Fire Department paramedics responded to the jail and were unable to revive the subject. The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation also responded to investigate the incident along with deputies from the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office.
The Clinton County Medical Examiner’s office pronounced the subject deceased at the jail. The incident remains under investigation and the deceased’s name is being withheld until notification of family members.