Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin

Isle of Man police probe after prisoner dies

Michael Joseph Davidson

The sudden death of a prisoner at the Isle of Man prison is being investigated by police on the island.

Michael Joseph Davidson, 26, was discovered in a cell at the jail in Jurby at 09:30 GMT on Tuesday.

A police spokesman confirmed they were investigating the man's death on behalf of the Coroner of Inquests.

He added: "We are conducting inquiries - the man's next-of-kin have been informed but a formal identification has yet to be undertaken."

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