GAINESVILLE - Authorities aren't releasing many details yet, but they said Monday an inmate at the Hall County Jail appears to have committed suicide.
Authorities said an autopsy is being conducted to determine the exact cause of death, but it appears at this point that the inmate killed himself.
The inmate's body was discovered around 1 p.m. Sunday.
The identity of the inmate is being withheld until family members are notified.
As is standard procedure, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been called to investigate the death.