- Associated Press - Tuesday, August 30, 2016

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The Ada County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of an inmate at a maximum security men’s prison south of Boise.

The Idaho Department of Correction in a statement Tuesday says it requested the investigation following the death of 62-year-old Roger Vincent Arellano.

The agency says Arellano was found unresponsive in his cell at 5:21 a.m. Tuesday at the 516-bed Idaho Maximum Security Institution.

The agency says it asks the sheriff’s office to investigate all unattended deaths of inmates at the facility.


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