Iowa Corrections officials say an inmate was found hanging from a bed sheet Saturday, at the Iowa Medical and Classification Center in Coralville.
Ryan Stephen Bordenaro was pronounced dead at 3:48 p.m. on Saturday, March 18th.
Staff noticed the apparent suicide at 3:03 pm, and responders arrived within one minute.
CPR and AED were immediately administered, but were unsuccessful.
Bordenaro had been serving a sentence for four counts of forgery and other misdemeanors from Polk County.
His sentence began on January 3, 2012. He had recently been returned to prison following work release revocation.