Man, 23, died in prison, inquest hears

HMP Bure, Tunstead Road, ScottowGV's of the new sex offender prison HMP Bure, based on the former RA

HMP Bure, Tunstead Road, ScottowGV's of the new sex offender prison HMP Bure, based on the former RAF Coltishall baseFor:EDPCopy:Ben Kendall - Credit: Colin Finch

A 23-year-old was found unresponsive and later died in prison, an inquest has heard.

Adam Quelch died at HMP Bure, in Badersfield, on August 25, 2020.

At an inquest into his death held at Norfolk Coroner's Court on Thursday, January 7, Yvonne Blake, area coroner for Norfolk, said Mr Quelch was born in Hong Kong and was unemployed.

His medical cause of death was given as asphyxiation.

The inquest has been adjourned for a pre-inquest review on April 13, 2021.

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