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Statement on Death of Inmate from Bucks County Correctional Facility (BCCF)

October 14, 2015

On Sunday, October 11, 2015, an incident occurred at the Bucks County Correctional Facility (BCCF) involving two male inmates. Subsequently, one of the inmates was transported to the Abington Hospital Emergency Room. He passed away on Monday, October 12, 2015. Following an autopsy conducted on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, the medical examiner ruled the death to be a homicide. The incident remains under investigation by the Bucks County Department of Corrections and the Bucks County District Attorney’s Office. All media inquiries should be directed to the District Attorney at 215-348-6344.