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First UK prisoner dies after contracting coronavirus

9 monthes ago   |   By Metro

HMP Littlehey in Cambridgeshire
An 84-year-old sex offender has become the first prisoner to die of coronavirus in the UK.
The man, one of Britain's oldest serving prisoners, died three days ago at HMP Littlehey, Cambridgeshire.
He is understood to have had underlying health issues and coronavirus was only detected after his death, according to The Sun .
A source told the paper: ‘There are a number of shared cells.
HMP Littlehey is a Category C jail
‘It's not clear if others, including inmates and prison officers, have been affected.'
HMP Littlehey is a Category C male prison with space...
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First UK prisoner dies from coronavirus: Sex offender, 84, is killed by disease

First UK prisoner dies from coronavirus: Sex offender, 84, is killed by disease

9 monthes ago   |   By Daily Mail

The convict was one of the country's oldest inmates and died at HMP Littlehey in Cambridgeshire three days ago.
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Sex offender, 84, 'becomes first prisoner to die after contracting Covid-19'

Sex offender, 84, 'becomes first prisoner to die after contracting Covid-19'

9 monthes ago   |   By The Mirror

The prisoner at HMP Littlehay in Cambridgeshire, passed away in hospital on Sunday as the number of prisoners infected with coronavirus rises to 19 across 10 different prisons
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