Police identify inmate who died in custody at Prince Albert Correctional Centre

Police are investigating the death of an inmate at the Prince Albert Correctional Centre.

The inmate has been identified by Prince Alberta Police as Robert McAdam, 31.

McAdam was found unresponsive in his cell during the early morning hours of December 27, 2019.

He was transported to Victoria Hospital by ambulance, where he was later pronounced dead.

McAdam was from the Ahtahkakoop First Nation in Saskatchewan.

His death remains under investigation.