Dramatic scenes as a jail guard takes his personal life at a infamous Sydney jail
- A male corrective companies officer has taken his personal life in a Sydney jail
- The person died by self-harm on the Silverwater Correctional Complicated in NSW
- NSW Police have confirmed that nobody else was harmed by the incident
A jail guard has taken his personal life at Sydney’s Silverwater jail, the most recent violent incident within the infamous jail’s historical past.
The male officer was declared useless on the scene regardless of the perfect efforts of paramedics on Wednesday night time.
He was seen being loaded into an ambulance outdoors the jail in western Sydney, surrounded by a crowd of officers.
Police mentioned the person’s loss of life was a self-harm incident, and nobody else was injured.
A male corrective companies officer has died after taking pictures himself at Silverwater Correctional Providers Complicated, police confirmed. Pictured: NSW Ambulance on the advanced on March 3
The person self-harmed on Wednesday night time on the jail in Sydney’s west. Pictured: Scenes outdoors the jail
The male officer was declared useless on the scene regardless of the perfect efforts of paramedics on Wednesday night time (pictured)
Silverwater – a males’s and ladies’s most and minimal safety facility – is residence to a few of Australia’s most notorious criminals.
In August final yr, a 26-year-old feminine inmate allegedly stabbed a feminine guard, 24, with a pair of scissors within the girls’s part of the jail.
Ho Pan Chan, 24, was discovered useless in his cell on the Metropolitan Remand and Reception Centre in Silverwater after being celled with Peter Juyoung Ahn in June 2019.
Ahn has been charged with the homicide.
Solely two months earlier in April 2019, a 35-year-old prisoner was accused of killing his cellmate, 39, who was discovered unresponsive in his cell.
Mervyn Davidson, 44, was discovered responsible of manslaughter after suffocating fellow inmate Alfredo Pengue, 54, throughout the partitions of the jail in February 2018.
And in December 2006, correctional officer of 17 years Wayne Smith died after being brutally attacked by inmate Carl Edward Little.
Little hit the officer, knocking him unconscious after which punched, kicked, and repeatedly stomped on his head after being advised he was to be moved to a higher-security jail.
The centre has additionally held many infamous and well-known Australian criminals.
Sharyn Ward, who slowly starved her nine-year-old to loss of life and Katherine Knight, who butchered her husband after which served his boiled head have been Silverwater residents.
Pedophile and former Australian actor Robert Hughes and Lindy Chamberlain, wrongly convicted of killing her child, have additionally lived throughout the partitions of the jail.
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He was seen being loaded into an ambulance outdoors the jail in western Sydney, surrounded by a crowd of officers (pictured)
Police mentioned the person’s loss of life was a self-harm incident, and nobody else was injured. Pictured: An ambulance leaves the advanced on Wednesday night time