Officials: OCCC detainee allegedly commits suicide

Catherine Callahan was pronounced dead at 9:35 a.m. Saturday

Published  3:42 PM HST May 18, 2013
Female inmate found dead at OCCC

A detainee is dead after allegedly committing suicide at Oahu Community Correctional Center.

The Department of Public Safety said corrections officers found Catherine Callahan alone in her cell at 9:25 a.m. Saturday.  She was pronounced dead ten minutes later.

Callahan was in the pretrial stage on charges of terroristic threatening, assault and violating a temporary restraining order.

She is the fourth person to commit suicide in Oahu correctional facilities in just the past two months.

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