Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: An isolated shower or thunderstorm remains possible in the hot and humid air this Saturday, the 4th. Same for Sunday...although NOT a wash-out either day!
FORT WORTH (September 2, 2014) Fort Worth police say a man who was found hanging in a city jail cell has died.
Police Sgt. William Hix said Gregory Hooper, 23, of Cleburne died Sunday at an area hospital.
City police arrested Hooper on Aug. 18 in connection with an incident in which his girlfriend was choked.
Hix says Hooper used the drawstring from his athletic shorts to hang himself later that morning.
He says jail personnel found Hooper during normal rounds.
Medical personnel resuscitated Hooper and took him to John Peter Smith Hospital in serious condition.