Investigation launched after burglary gang member found dead in his prison cell
The death in custody will now be investigated by the Irish Prison Service,
Eamon DillonSunday World
A MEMBER of a notorious burglary gang has been found dead in his prison cell today.
The man is his 20s was found unresponsive this morning at Limerick Prison where he was serving a sentence for breaking into a rural home four years ago.
The Irish Prison Service confirmed there has been a death in custody and “the next of kin have been notified.”
“This death in custody will be investigated by the Irish Prison Service, The Inspector of Prisons and An Garda Síochána, where circumstances warrant. The cause of death is determined by the Coroner’s Office.”