ALBERTA

Thirty-four-year-old prisoner found dead in central Alberta prison

07/01/2015 12:17 EDT | Updated 06/30/2016 05:59 EDT
BOWDEN, Alta. - Corrections Canada is investigating the death of an inmate at the Bowden Institution in central Alberta.

Juan Wiens, 34, was found unresponsive in a living unit Tuesday.

Staff members immediately began performing CPR and emergency services were called, but the man could not be resuscitated.

At the time of his death, Wiens was serving a sentence of three years for offences including driving while disqualified and failing to provide a breath sample.

(CHQR)

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