BRUCETON MILLS, W.Va. — An inmate at FCI Hazelton has died.
On April 27, staff at FCI Hazelton in Preston County found an unresponsive inmate at approximately 8:30 p.m., according to a press release sent out by the Federal Bureau of Prisons.
The responding staff immediately began life-saving measures on the inmate, 38-year-old Christopher Mann, and requested emergency medical services while continuing to perform life-saving duties, the release stated.
After being transported to a hospital, Mann was pronounced dead by hospital staff, according to the release.
Mann had been given a 120-month sentence for possession of a firearm by a prohibited person and was an inmate of FCI Hazelton since Sept. 13, 2021, the release states.
No staff or other inmates were harmed, according to the release.