DUCHESNE, Utah — A Duchesne County Jail inmate has been found dead by apparent suicide days after he was convicted.
The Deseret News reports (http://bit.ly/1LPeM1h ) that 60-year-old Michael Alan Baker, of Duchesne, was found unresponsive Tuesday in the shower area of the jail.
Duchesne County Sheriff's Lt. Jeremy Curry says the death appears to be a suicide.
Baker was convicted on Sept. 16 of forcible sexual abuse, a second-degree felony; lewdness by a sex offender, a third-degree felony; and lewdness involving a child by a sex offender, a third-degree felony. He was scheduled to be sentenced in October. ..Source.. by Daily Journal