man has been arrested on suspicion of homicide following the demise of a prisoner at HMP Bristol.
Avon and Somerset Police was referred to as to the jail at about 9.30am on Monday after the person, aged in his 30s, was pronounced lifeless.
The drive mentioned a 34-year-old man, who was additionally a prisoner at HMP Bristol, has been arrested on suspicion of homicide.
He has additionally been arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent, referring to a second male prisoner.
A autopsy examination has been carried out on the person who died and the preliminary findings are that accidents to his neck induced his demise.
Detective Inspector Nadine Partridge, of Avon and Somerset Police, mentioned: “The person’s subsequent of kin have been knowledgeable and our ideas are with them at this troublesome time.
“They are going to be supported all through the course of our inquiries.
“A 34-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of homicide and a separate wounding with intent offence referring to a second male prisoner, who didn’t maintain severe harm.
“We will affirm the person we have now arrested was additionally a prisoner at HMP Bristol. He’s at present in police custody.”
Anybody with info is requested to contact the drive on 101, quoting reference quantity 5223131135.
Crimestoppers may also be contacted anonymously on 0800 555111 or on-line.