LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN)- An inmate charged with killing his ex-girlfriend's parents died on Sunday at the Lincoln Correctional Center.
Staff members observed 36-year-old Brindar Jangir unresponsive in his cell from an apparent suicide attempt at approximately 2:30 a.m. Staff immediately began CPR and called for emergency responders. Jangir was pronounced dead at 3:05 a.m.
Mr. Jangir was being held at LCC on a safekeeper agreement with the Otoe County Sheriff’s Office since May 10, 2019.
The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating the death. As is the case whenever an individual dies in the custody of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services, a grand jury will conduct an investigation.