HMP Bristol attempted murder investigated
- 2 July 2014
- From the section Bristol
An inmate at HMP Bristol has been left with serious head injuries after he was attacked by a fellow prisoner.
The victim remains in hospital with serious head and face injuries, Avon and Somerset Police said, after the assault last Thursday.
A 33-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and has been bailed.
HMP Bristol holds a mixture of adult males and young offenders. The majority stay for less than 12 months.