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The inmate, identified as Shannon Gambill, 41, of Piqua was found unresponsive from an apparent suicide attempt around 1 a.m. Thursday, Duchak said in a media release.
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Resuscitation efforts attempted by jail staff and paramedics were unsuccessful.
Gambill was booked into jail on Feb. 10 on charges stemming from a domestic incident where he fired shots during an argument with family members, Duchak said. Gambill was charged with five counts of felonious assault and five counts of domestic violence and initially appeared in court on Monday.
The death investigation will be conducted by the sheriff’s department and an autopsy will be completed by the Miami County Coroner’s Office.
Investigators said there was no evidence of foul play.