Two male inmates died over the weekend while in custody at the Oklahoma County jail, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation reported Monday.
The first death happened Friday night. A jailer found Joseph Carter Wilson, 30, hanging from the cell he occupied by himself.
Wilson was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Wilson was booked into the Oklahoma County jail on October 5 on multiple complaints including assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, indecent exposure, assault and battery on a police officer and plan to perform an act of violence involving serious bodily injury, OSBI reported.
The second death happened Sunday night. About 6:30 p.m., a jailer found Cody Joe McDonald, 28, hanging from the cell he occupied by himself.
McDonald was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
McDonald was booked in the jail on May 5 on eight complaints which included drug and weapons violations.
The medical examiner's office will determine both causes and manners of deaths. OSBI agents will investigate the men's deaths.