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Colorado inmate dies after assault by fellow prisoner – The Denver Post

CANON Metropolis — An inmate died after being assaulted by a fellow inmate On the Colorado State P…….

CANON Metropolis — An inmate died after being assaulted by a fellow inmate On the Colorado State Penitentiary, jails officers said Saturday.

Glen Youthful, 35, was seen assaulting Gerado Banda, 23, On the jail shut to Canon City on Wednesday in an assault that lasted about 15 seconds, the Colorado Division of Corrections said. Banda was taken to the hospital in Canon City and later moved to a hospital in Colorado Springs earlier than dying on Thursday, the department said.

The correction department’s Office of the Inspector Widespread is investigating the incident And might work with native prosecutors on any potential felony costs, it said.