Jamaica Crime News, Kingston: Inmate Found Hanging – A special team of Investigators has now been assigned to carry out investigations into the death of an inmate, who was found hanging by a piece of cloth, at the Tower Street Correctional Facility in Kingston, on Friday, March 22.
The dead inmate has been identified as 38-year-old Donovan Thompson.
Reports by the Elletson Road Police are that about 6:00 a.m. on Friday, the Correctional Officers at the institution were making their routine checks, when they stumbled upon the body, and alerted the police.
Upon the arrival of the lawmen, Thompson was discovered inside his cell, hanging from a piece of cloth, which was tied around his neck.
The scene was processed and the body cut down, and transported to hospital where he was pronounced dead.