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SARASOTA (CBSmiami/AP) — An investigation is underway after an inmate in Sarasota County’s jail was found hanging from the ceiling early Monday morning.

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Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Wendy Rose said their preliminary investigation determined 25-year-old Maurice Carr’s death was a suicide. A corrections officer discovered Carr’s body. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.

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According to jail records, Carr was arrested Saturday on charges of felony domestic battery, battery on a law enforcement officer, resisting arrest with violence, criminal mischief and possession of marijuana.

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