Man dies after being found unresponsive in Junee prison cell

Emily Wind
Rex Martinich
By Emily Wind, and Rex Martinich
Updated February 3 2022 - 12:37am, first published 12:30am
Junee Correctional Centre. Picture: Les Smith

A Junee prisoner found unresponsive in his cell before dying on Australia Day is believed to have tested positive for COVID-19 a day earlier.

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Emily Wind

Emily Wind

Journalist

Originally from Lake Macquarie, Emily kickstarted her journalism career in Tumut before moving to the Daily Advertiser in Wagga where she covers Health and Features. Got a story tip? Email emily.wind@austcommunitymedia.com.au, or call 0457 459 095.

Rex Martinich

Rex Martinich

Journalist

Journalist for the Daily Advertiser in Wagga Wagga covering politics and data. Mobile: 0437 853 137 Email: rex.martinich@dailyadvertiser.com.au