'Altercation' at Stony Mountain leaves 1 dead, 2 injured
Stony Mountain Institution. (File image)
Published Monday, January 8, 2018 6:34PM CST
Last Updated Monday, January 8, 2018 6:35PM CST
RCMP officers are investigating the homicide of a 42-year-old inmate of the Stony Mountain Institution.
The Mounties were told of an altercation at the prison at about 9 p.m. Sunday that involved a number of inmates.
RCMP said the 42-year-old inmate was taken to hospital and later died, while a 30-year-old and 21-year-old inmate each suffered non-life threatening injuries.
The investigation continues, with officers from the Stonewall RCMP detachment and the Winnipeg Major Crimes Unit assigned.