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Shooting suspect found dead in jail cell

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Madison County jail officials said 32-year-old Calvin Leatherwood died early Sunday morning.

Authorities said Leatherwood was found unresponsive in his cell, and was rushed to Huntsville Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Madison County investigators said it was suicide.

Leatherwood was accused of shooting a hotel manager at In Town Suites on Friday. He was later taken into custody at a chapel at Oakwood University and charged with attempted murder.

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