A death at the Pine Grove Correctional Centre Friday morning is under investigation.
In a release issued Friday, the provincial Ministry of Corrections, Policing and Public Safety stated a 33-year-old woman was found unresponsive in her cell. Staff at the correctional centre called EMS and initiated resuscitation efforts. EMS declared the inmate dead after arriving.
The incident is under investigation by the Prince Albert Police Service and the Saskatchewan Coroners Service. The Ministry of Corrections, Policing and Public Safety is conducting an internal investigation as well.