Suicide at South Central Regional Jail

Police are investigating an apparent suicide at the South Central Regional Jail in Charleston.The West Virginia Regional Jail Authority confirmed that 54-year old Joseph Daniel Albohn of Kanawha County, was found dead in his cell at about 2 a.m. Tuesday. He was in jail on recent child pornography charges, and had been on suicide watch but a psychologist determined it was safe to take him off of suicide watch August 10th, according to the Gazette. The deputy director revealed that Albohn apparently hanged himself with a bedsheet.