A sick inmate on remand who was sent to a public hospital earlier from Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre died today (May 25).
The 48-year-old male inmate on remand was sent to a public hospital for treatment on May 20 because of sickness. He was certified dead at 1.32pm today.
The case has been reported to the Police. A death inquest will be held by the Coroner's Court.
The inmate was pending court hearing for an offence of being a member of triad society.
Ends/Saturday, May 25, 2013
Issued at HKT 18:02