Suicide Via Spoon

Robert Rodriguez, 29, had been arrested and jailed on misdemeanor charges of criminal trespass and possession of a controlled substance and was in the Bexar County Jail in Texas.

This week Rodriguez was found unconscious and bleeding in his cell, and later died at a hospital.  The wounds were self inflicted from a plastic spoon he’d sharpened and then used to stab himself.  The man was not on suicide watch.  He originally was arrested on June 9th.

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