(Inmate death under investigation)….The body was found early Monday morning.
Detention officers working in the Yuma County Adult Detention Center made the discovery. The inmate was identified as 31-year-old Garrett Michael Peterson. Officials say he was alone in his room at the time of his death. Peterson was booked into the center on December 16th on 4 counts of Endangerment, Aggravated Assault with a deadly weapon and one count of unlawful flight. The Sheriff’s Office says more information will be released as it becomes available.