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Bannock County jail inmate dies after hanging

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POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) _ Bannock County officials say an inmate who hanged himself in the jail recreation yard last week has died at the hospital.
Sheriff's Capt. Kevin Fonnesbeck says 31-year-old Barton R. Galloway died Monday. He was found hanging in the recreation yard Friday. Deputies and nurses started CPR and used a defibrillator until an ambulance arrived.
Galloway had been booked into jail last Tuesday on charges of lewd conduct with a child under 16.
Teton and Jefferson county detectives are investigating.


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