Prisoner ‘Murdered’ At HM Prison Lindholme


Two inmates have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a prisoner was found dead at a jail.

Staff at HMP Lindholme, Doncaster, called in South Yorkshire Police at 3.50pm yesterday following the death of a 22-year-old man.

A police spokesman said: “A 23-year-old man and a 26-year-old man, both inmates, have been arrested and detained at HMP Lindholme on suspicion of murder.

“The deceased’s family has been informed.”

A post-mortem examination was due to be carried out today.