South West Wales

Swansea Prison inmate is found dead in his cell

An investigation has been launched after an inmate was found dead in his cell at Swansea Prison.

The body of Dean George, aged 40, was found on Sunday at about 16:35 BST.

A spokesman for HMP Swansea said staff attempted CPR and an ambulance was called, but the prisoner was pronounced dead.

"As with all deaths in custody there will be an investigation by the independent prisons and probation ombudsman," the spokesman added.

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