Inmate who attempted suicide at Bexar County Jail pronounced dead

Man identified as 27-year-old Anthony Luna


SAN ANTONIO – An inmate who attempted to kill himself at the Bexar County Jail on Thursday was pronounced dead Saturday, the Sheriff’s Office said.

The inmate was identified as 27-year-old Anthony Luna.

The Sheriff's Office said a detention deputy found Luna trying to hang himself in the bathroom stall in the booking area. He was being held on a domestic violence charge involving choking or strangulation.

Luna had been in a hospital since Thursday morning. The exact cause of death is being determined by the medical examiner's office.

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