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Serious incident Cork Prison on the 16th May 2015

Gardai in Watercourse Rd, Cork City are investigating a serious incident which occurred at Cork Prison on the 16th May 2016. One male 41 years was fatally injured no one else was injured in the incident.


Gardai in Cork were made aware shortly after 5pm that a serious incident had occurred at Cork Prison and that a male was seriously injured. The male was later pronounced dead by a local Doctor and his body remains at the scene. The office of the State Pathologist has been notified and a scene is being preserved for a Technical Examination.
Gardai in Mayfield are appealing for anyone with information to contact them on 021 4558510, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.