Two inmates discovered hanged in Oklahoma County Jail
OKLAHOMA CITY – Jailers say two inmates were found dead inside the Oklahoma County Jail.
On Friday, a jailer discovered 30-year-old Joseph Carter Wilson hanging from his cell.
Wilson was arrested for numerous felony complaints including assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, indecent exposure, assault and battery on a police officer and a plan to perform act of violence involving serious bodily injury.
Wilson was taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Two days later, jailers discovered 28-year-old Cody Joe McDonald hanging inside his jail cell
McDonald was also pronounced dead at a nearby hospital.
McDonald was booked on eight felony complaints including drugs and weapons charges.
The medical examiner’s office will determine their cause of death.