Prisoner found dead in Maghaberry prison
An inmate has been found dead in Maghaberry prison in County Antrim.
The Police Ombudsman has launched an investigation into the 30-year-old's death.
Sue McAllister of the Prison Service said: “I extend my sympathy and that of the Northern Ireland Prison Service to the family of the prisoner who has died.
"This is a tragedy and our thoughts are with them at this difficult time."
The Prison Service said that "while investigations are ongoing it would be inappropriate to provide any further comment".