SAN ANTONIO – The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office has identified a jail inmate who died overnight by suicide.
Ryan Oshea, 35, was discovered in the act just after 2 a.m. by a deputy who was serving food trays.
The deputy called for assistance and other deputies attempted to perform life-saving measures until medical staff arrived.
Emergency Medical Service staff arrived at 2:18 a.m. and treated Oshea, but they were unable to resuscitate him and the inmate was pronounced dead at 2:26 a.m., BCSO officials said.
Oshea been in the jail since Jan. 13 on a warrant from Wilson County for assault bodily injury - family/house.
He had a bond of $1,000.
Bexar County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division (CID), Internal Affairs (IA), and The Public Integrity Unit (PIU) are conducting an investigation, according to BCSO.