August 18, 2014 9:11 am

Mounties investigate prison death at Stony Mountain in Manitoba

RCMP are investigating a death at Stony Mountain Institution in Manitoba.

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WINNIPEG — The Correctional Service of Canada says an inmate at Stony Mountain Institution in Manitoba has died.

Duane Edward Taylor, 53, was found unresponsive in his cell on Saturday and couldn’t be resuscitated, the correctional service said.

Taylor was serving an indeterminate sentence for first-degree murder since Sept. 8, 1982.

Stonewall RCMP said they were called about the death at about 10:15 p.m. Saturday and are investigating it as a homicide.

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