November 8, 2018 2:25 pm
Updated: November 8, 2018 2:56 pm

Inmate dies at Saskatoon Correctional Centre

An inmate was found unresponsive in his bunk at Saskatoon Correctional Centre on Wednesday afternoon.

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An inmate on remand has died at the Saskatoon Correctional Centre.

Officials said the inmate was found unresponsive in his bunk on Wednesday afternoon and pronounced dead at roughly 1:30 p.m. CT.

His family has been notified.

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Correctional officials have not released his name or a cause of death.

Saskatoon police and the coroner’s office is investigating.

Corrections will conduct an internal investigation.

No other details have been released.

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