Hennepin County Jail Death Investigation 08 May 12

A woman being held at Hennepin County jail in Minneapolis died Monday.

The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement that suicide was the apparent cause of her death.

The 25-year-old had been held in the jail for about one month on a charge of aggravated robbery and had originally been arrested by Bloomington Police.

Authorites say she was found unresponsive at about 1 p.m., and pronounced dead at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis.

Her name has not been released.

Further details will be released by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office.