Ottawa County inmate leaps from jail catwalk

PORT CLINTON An Ottawa County Jail inmate broke both his ankles Wednesday after he jumped from the j
Sandusky Register Staff
May 24, 2010

 

PORT CLINTON

An Ottawa County Jail inmate broke both his ankles Wednesday after he jumped from the jail's second-floor catwalk during recreation time.

A video on the Ottawa County Sheriff's Web site shows the inmate jumping from the catwalk and landing on his feet before collapsing on his back in an apparent suicide attempt.

Robin Masing, 52, Port Clinton, was awaiting trial for three temporary protection order violations, failure to appear in court and domestic violence when he allegedly tried to kill himself.

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