Child molestation suspect found dead in Marion County Jail

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Mark Snyder

INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 4, 2014) – The death of an inmate at the Marion County Jail is under investigation.

Indianapolis Metropolitan police, the Marion County Sheriff’s Office and Marion County Coroner’s Office were looking into the death of Mark Snyder, 37.

Snyder was found dead inside a cell Wednesday in what investigators are calling an apparent suicide. Snyder was arrested in May on nine counts of felony child molesting and two counts of incest.

He was also facing three counts of child molesting in Morgan County, investigators said.