Comments for: Officer rescues inmate in attempted hanging at Knox County Jail

Posted Oct. 07, 2009, at 8:09 p.m.

ROCKLAND | An inmate at the Knox County Jail tried to hang himself Monday but was rescued by a correction officer, according to Chief Deputy Ernie McIntosh of the Knox County Sheriff’s Department. The man was taken to Penobscot Bay Medical Center Monday and then taken by LifeFlight helicopter …

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