Stark County Sheriff George Maier says an investigation into the June 19th suicide death of Stark County Jail inmate Nicholas Christmas of Canton is complete.
Maier requested an independent review of the death by the Lorain County Sheriff's Office of the sheriff's office and jail operational policies relating to the incident.
Maier says the investigation concluded that his department and the Correctional Health Care Group which responded to the jail when Christmas was found dead, complied with all procedures properly in their treatment of Christmas and response to his death. The Sheriff says every emergency effort was made in an attempt to save Christmas's life.
Nicholas Christmas was arrested June 16th by Canton Police on kidnapping and domestic violence charges