Kindra Chapman Found Dead in Jail Cell

18-Year-Old Ala. Inmate Hanged Herself in Jail, Authorities Say

An 18-year-old Alabama girl reportedly took her own life while being held at a local jail, AL.com reports.

Kindra Darnell Chapman was reportedly booked at Homewood City Jail Tuesday at around 6:22 p.m. on a first-degree-robbery charge for allegedly taking a cellphone from another individual. She was last seen alive at 6:30 p.m. Jailers found the 18-year-old a little under an hour and a half later, at 7:50, unresponsive. According to officials, Chapman used a bed sheet to hang herself. The teen was taken to Brookwood Medical Center but was pronounced dead.

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