Two men charged with HMP Swaleside inmate murder

Swaleside Prison
Image caption HMP Swaleside is a category B prison and holds 1,100 inmates

Two men have been charged with murder after an inmate - believed to have been stabbed to death - was found dead at a prison.

Jason Gomez, 44, and Paul Wadkin, 32, are accused of killing the prisoner at HMP Swaleside on the Isle of Sheppey.

They were arrested after the body of a man in his 40s was found in a cell on Wednesday, Kent Police said.

Both men have been remanded in custody to appear before Maidstone Crown Court on 17 April.

The identity of the dead man has not yet been released.

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