Teen Dies Following Jail Suicide

Police say a teenager, who drank bathroom cleaner after being arrested earlier this week, died this morning. Long Beach Police say they picked up 17-year old Van My Thi Nguyen on Wednesday as a runaway.

As officials prepared to take Nguyen to the Detention Center in Biloxi the girl went to the bathroom and drank toilet bowl cleaner. She was rushed to Memorial Hospital. She died shortly after midnight.