Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Investigation into Doncaster prison cell death

A 21-year-old prisoner has been found hanged in his cell in South Yorkshire, the Prison Service has said.

Adam Wileman, who was on remand on a charge of assault occasioning actual bodily harm, was found at Doncaster Prison on Monday night.

A Prison Service spokesman said Mr Wileman was found at about 20:15 BST and despite resuscitation attempts was pronounced dead at 21:00 BST.

The Prison Service and Probation Ombudsman are investigating.

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