Accused killer attempts suicide in Hillsborough County jail | 10News WTSP

The man accused of robbing a bank, carjacking and killing a man in Valrico attempted to end his life in jail, the sheriff's office said. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said James Hanson Jr., 39, managed to sneak a towel into a recreation area and hanged himself. The sheriff's office said a deputy saw Hanson's attempt to end his life and intervened. The deputy performed lifesaving CPR on Hanson and called emergency responders.
Published: 6:09 PM EDT August 13, 2019
Updated: 6:08 PM EDT August 13, 2019