An indigenous inmate has died following a violent altercation with guards at Yatala Labour Prison.
Police said that on Friday 23 September, the 29-year-old inmate was rushed to the Royal Adelaide Hospital following an incident at the prison.
After spending the weekend in a serious condition in hospital, he passed away in the early hours of this morning, SA Police confirmed.
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Detectives from South Australia’s Police Corrections Section, with assistance from Major Crime Detectives are investigating the incident.