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This undated handout photo provided by the Waller County Sheriff's Office shows Sandra Bland. The Texas Rangers are investigating the circumstances surrounding Bland's death Monday, July 13, 2015 in a Waller County jail cell in Hempstead, Texas. The Harris County medical examiner has classified her death as suicide by hanging. She had been arrested Friday in Waller County on a charge of assaulting a public servant. (Waller County Sheriff's Office, via AP)
This undated handout photo provided by the Waller County Sheriff's Office shows Sandra Bland. The Texas Rangers are investigating the circumstances surrounding Bland's death Monday, July 13, 2015 in a Waller County jail cell in Hempstead, Texas. The Harris County medical examiner has classified her death as suicide by hanging. She had been arrested Friday in Waller County on a charge of assaulting a public servant. (Waller County Sheriff's Office, via AP)

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Sheriff: Bland told jailer of a previous suicide attempt

CNN's Ed Lavandera reports that Sandra Bland told jailers she made a previous attempt at committing suicide. Authorities say Bland killed herself in a jail cell after being placed under arrest.

Sheriff: Bland told jailer of a previous suicide attempt

CNN's Ed Lavandera reports that Sandra Bland told jailers she made a previous attempt at committing suicide. Authorities say Bland killed herself in a jail cell after being placed under arrest.