In a press release on Friday, the Prison Services announced the unfortunate death of the inmate.
“The 37-year-old Polish inmate was found unconscious on the floor of his cell by wardens,” said the announcement.
The prison medical officer was called to the scene as was a state coroner who pronounced him dead.
Initial findings point that the 37-year-old died from a heart attack.
Nicosia inmate found dead in cell
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He was being kept in the high observation wing of the prison after he had told prison officials that he was an alcoholic on Thursday when he was incarcerated.
The Pole had been arrested on Thursday morning and subsequently...