Larimer County Offices, Courts, and District Attorney will be closed February 18, 2019 for the Presidents' Day holiday. The Landfill will be open. Critical services at Larimer County are not disrupted by closures.

On Friday, January 25, 2019, at approximately 1:48 p.m., a Larimer County Jail deputy was conducting routine inmate status checks and discovered an unresponsive male in a cell with a mattress cover around his neck.  Deputies and jail medical staff immediately began lifesaving efforts.  The inmate was transported to a local hospital for additional medical treatment.

No other inmates were in the cell or involved in the incident. The 8th Judicial District Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT) was activated to oversee the investigation of this incident.  Fort Collins Police Services is the lead investigating agency.

No further information is available at this time.

Published on: 
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 8:28am
Contact Details: 

Public Information Officer
Larimer County Sheriff's Office
(970)980-2501 |  Email

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