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Deaths in Custody

 

Michael Reid, 34, a prisoner at HMP Addiewell has died.  Mr Reid was convicted at Glasgow High Court on 27th August 2013. Police Scotland have been advised and the matter will be reported to the Procurator Fiscal. Next of kin have been informed and a fatal accident inquiry may be held in due course.

 

Brian McGaghan, 59, an untried prisoner at HMP Barlinnie has died.  Mr McGaghan was remanded at Glasgow Sheriff Court on 20th June 2016. Police Scotland have been advised and the matter will be reported to the Procurator Fiscal. Next of kin have been informed and a fatal accident inquiry may be held in due course.