By Sam Walker on July 15, 2013
An inmate found unresponsive inside a cell Sunday night at the Dare County Detention Center died as a result of an apparent suicide.
According to a news release from the Dare County Sheriff’s Office, the inmate was discovered by detention officers around 11:38 p.m.
Sheriff J.D. “Doug” Doughtie said in the statement that relatives have been notified, but the name of the inmate was being withheld and additional information would be released as the investigation allows.