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Inmate dies at Regina Correctional Centre, 2nd death in less than a month

A male inmate on remand died at the Regina Correctional Centre on Thursday night. File / Global News

A male inmate on remand died at the Regina Correctional Centre on Thursday night.

Read more: Regina Correctional Centre inmate dies

A release from the province on Friday says the man was found unresponsive in his cell at about 7:20 p.m.

Saskatchewan RCMP along with the coroners service are investigating. The Ministry of Corrections and Policing will also be conducting an internal investigation.

Read more: Provincial investigation launched following death of Saskatchewan inmate

The province says the death is not related to the coronavirus. The inmate’s next of kin has been notified.

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This is second inmate death at the Regina Correction Regina Correctional Centre in about a month.

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