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Attempted Suicide at the Scott County Security Center

On November 16th, 2013, the Scott County Sheriff’s Office investigated an attempted suicide inside of the Security Center. 

Shortly after 10:00 AM, Saturday morning, inmate Michael J. Riley was discovered hanging by a towel inside of a shower.  Jail Staff freed the inmate and began CPR. 

Scott County EMS was immediately called and upon their arrival, attended to Riley’s medical needs and transferred him to Scott Memorial Hospital and then to the University of Louisville Hospital.

Michael J. Riley remains in critical condition. 

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